lab, laboratory, research lab, research laboratory, science lab, science laboratory(noun)
a workplace for the conduct of scientific research
A Labrador retriever
to prate; to gossip; to babble; to blab
a telltale; a prater; a blabber
Origin: [Cf. OD. labben to babble.]
LAB is an alternative rock band from Helsinki, Finland. Their single "Beat the Boys" was featured in the PS2/Xbox/PC game "Flatout".
What does LAB stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the LAB acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.
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Rank popularity for the word 'lab' in Nouns Frequency: #2583
The numerical value of lab in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of lab in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We're definitely treating this as an arson. We're still trying to determine through lab results as to what was the source of the arson.
One of the fundamental ideas of science is that Arthur Caplan, you can say here is the draft paper, here’s an experiment I ’m working on, and exchange ideas and talk lab to lab.
She (Curie) had a domestic way of doing physics, she had a lab in her house. She could prepare dinner in her kitchen, then move into her lab. She could have a normal life. Really amazing.
I found it much more valuable to learn the material at my own time and pace, i learned a lot more going into the computer lab or the science lab or the circuits lab, fiddling with things and playing and getting my hands dirty.
The lab was working as part of a DOD effort to develop a new diagnostic test to identify biological threats, although an inactivated agent was expected, the lab reported they were able to grow live Bacillus anthracis (anthrax).
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