laboratory

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (Canada)
    • IPA: /ˈlæbrəˌtɔri/
    • IPA: /ləˈbɔrəˌtɔri/
    • IPA: /ləˈbɔrətri/
  • (UK)
    • IPA: /ləˈbɒrət(ə)riː/
    • (file)
    • (file)
  • (US)
    • IPA: /ˈlæbrɪˌtɔri/
    • (file)
  • Hyphenation: lab‧o‧ra‧to‧ry

Noun[change]

Singular
laboratory

Plural
laboratories

  1. (countable) A laboratory is a place for scientists to experiment on new things.
    The little child entered the laboratory by mistake.