noun,often attributive lab·o·ra·to·ry \ˈla-b(ə-)rə-ˌtȯr-ē sometimes ˈla-bə(r)-ˌ or lə-ˈbȯr-ə-ˌtȯr-, British usually lə-ˈbär-ə-t(ə-)rē\
Definition of laboratory
1: a place equipped for experimental study in a science or for testing and analysis a research laboratory; broadly: a place providing opportunity for experimentation, observation, or practice in a field of studyb: a place like a laboratory for testing, experimentation, or practice That area is a laboratory for cultivating the germ of terrorism.
2: an academic period set aside for laboratory work a course of study requiring two lectures and one laboratory per week
Our mission is to discover and disseminate knowledge that enhances animal health; to prepare young scientists for careers in agriculture, biology and medicine; and to provide training in genomics and biotechnology.
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