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laboratory

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Definition a workplace where people do scientific or medical research, or produce drugs or chemicals

or (as an adjective): related to such a place
  • We've had success in the laboratory, but are a long way from treating patients.
laboratory = a workplace where people do scientific or medical research
  • She describes New Zealand as a laboratory for progressive politics.
  • laboratory = a workplace where people do scientific research (figurative use)
  • She is working in the lab.
  • lab = a workplace where people do scientific or medical research
  • Do the laboratory rats suffer?
  • laboratory = related to a workplace where people do scientific or medical research
  • Does the budget include new lab equipment?
  • lab = related to a workplace where people do scientific or medical research
  • She is working in the laboratory.
  • laboratory = a workplace where people do scientific or medical research
  • It was enough for Stanley to buy his family a new house, with a laboratory in the basement, and for Hector to hire a team of private investigators.
    Louis Sachar  --  Holes
  • laboratory = workplace for scientific research
  • I had been in the lab many times before this, but now I was here to learn everything it had to offer.
    Daniel Keyes  --  Flowers for Algernon — Novel
  • lab = workplace for scientific or medical research
  • Fortunately, no one else was around when the lab blew up.
    Ellen Raskin  --  The Westing Game
  • lab = workplace for scientific or medical research
  • Looked at so closely one sees the fine sand is composed of millions of the tiniest pebbles, as clear as if they had been made in a laboratory.
    Erich Maria Remarque  --  All Quiet on the Western Front
  • laboratory = a workplace where people do scientific work
  • I went to the computer lab.
    Tara Westover  --  Educated
  • lab = a workplace where people do technical research
  • She removed the sleeve and cauterized a patch of lab-grown skin over the open wound.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars
  • lab = related to a place that does medical work
  • He gave me a lab slip and a plastic jar, handed Soraya a request for some routine blood tests.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • lab = related to a workplace for medical testing
  • No one had been in the lab this period.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • lab = workplace for scientific or medical research/study
  • Above were the search laboratories and the padded rooms in which Sound-Track Writers and Synthetic Composers did the delicate work.
    Aldous Huxley  --  Brave New World
  • laboratories = workplaces where people do scientific research
  • It contains a stove (thanks to the fact hat it used to be Mr. Kugler's laboratory) and a sink.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
  • laboratory = a workplace where people do scientific or medical research
  • The body was taken to Anchorage, where an autopsy was performed at the Scientific Crime Detection Laboratory.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • laboratory = workplace for scientific or medical research
  • In the lab at school there was a human brain preserved in formaldehyde, and the seniors preparing for college had to take it out and look at it and study it.
    Madeleine L'Engle  --  A Wrinkle in Time
  • lab = workplace for scientific or medical research
  • When we took the tour, you know what they had in their science lab?
    R.J. Palacio  --  Wonder
  • lab = a workplace where people do scientific research
  • We didn't have good science labs, computers or libraries.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
labs = workplaces for scientific research or study

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