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laser

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈleɪzər/
a device that produces a powerful narrow beam of light that can be used as a tool, for example to cut metal, to perform medical operations, etc. The beam of light is also known as a laser: It shines a laser beam on to the surface of the disc to read the pattern of the bumps. Our team are engaged in the research of laser technology. They now use a laser gun for reading barcodes.
Translations of “laser”
in Korean 레이져…
in Arabic ليزَر…
in French laser…
in Turkish lazer…
in Italian laser…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雷射(器)…
in Russian лазер…
in Polish laser…
in Spanish láser…
in Portuguese laser…
in German der Laser, Laser-……
in Catalan làser…
in Japanese レーザー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 激光(器)…
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