[ noun ] (work) a workplace for the conduct of scientific research
Used in print(James A. Ibers et al., "Proton magnetic resonance...)
Magnetic analyses by R._G._Meisenheimer of this laboratory indicated no ferromagnetic impurities .
An infrared_spectrum , obtained by H._A._Benesi and R._G._Snyder of this laboratory , showed bands in the positions found by Jones .(Jay C. Harris and John R. Van Wazer, "Detergent...)
Since practical washing procedures are both lengthy and expensive , a number of laboratory tests have been developed for the numerical evaluation of detergents .
Also given are several laboratory wash procedures in general use .(J. F. Vedder, "Micrometeorites", in Francis S. J...)
Many workers believe that the response is proportional to the incident momentum of the particles , a relation deduced from laboratory results linearly extrapolated to meteoritic velocities .
[ noun ] a region resembling a laboratory inasmuch as it offers opportunities for observation and practice and experimentation
"the new nation is a testing ground for socioeconomic theories" "Pakistan is a laboratory for studying the use of American troops to c