laboratorium

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin labōrātōrium. Doublet of laboratory.

Noun[edit]

laboratorium (plural laboratoriums)

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    • 1869, “The Dawn of Liberty”, in The Dawn of Liberty; or Cadunt regum coronæ; vicit libertas. An Original Drama, Serio-Comical, in Three Acts, Chicago, Ill.: Co-operative Print, [], act I, scene III, page 22:
      Chemical Laboratorium of Dr. Faustus, at drawing of curtain he is seen stiring, with a rack, in the flames of a Chauldron—Monarchs standing about—during change of Scene Music plays—all looking in Chauldron, some on tiptoe.
    • 1885 April, B. Bang, “Tuberculosis in the Udder of the Milch Cow, and Its Effects upon the Milk”, in W. A. Conklin and F. S. Billings, editors, The Journal of Comparative Medicine and Surgery, a Quarterly Journal of the Anatomy, Pathology and Therapeutics of the Lower Animals, volume VI, number 2, New York, N.Y.: William R. Jenkins, [], section “Experiments with Reference to the Influence of Heat upon Milk Containing Tuberculosis Bacilli”, page 155:
      Herr v. Storch, superintendent of our chemical laboratorium, subjected the milk from a cow with udder tuberculosis to chemical analysis, with the following results: []
    • c. 1906, Journal of the American Medical Association, page 246, column 2:
      The astounding chemical versatility of the cells of the body, as evidenced in the production of such substances, and the immune bodies to which I have referred before, has forced on us a conception of the cell household as a complicated chemical laboratorium.
    • c. 1941, Rosicrucian Digest, page 463, column 2:
      It is planned to continue the series by issuing laboratoriums at later dates dealing with subjects such as cohesion and adhesion, electrostatics, color and sound.
    • c. 1961, Indonesian Abstracts, page 47:
      As to laboratorium tests on samples of milk for bacterial content (which is the most objective method), there is still controversy between veterinarians as to the conclusions from tests applied to 47.
    • 1989, Abstracts on Tropical Agriculture, page 74, column 2:
      Physico-chemical laboratorium tests, such as alpha-amylase activity, gluten washing, sedimentation value and chapati baking tests were conducted to determine the maximum coarse size of wheat flour for baking chapati.
    • 1991, E. te Wierik, “Measures to control alcohol abuse”, in Dirk G. van der Heij and Gertjan Schaafsma, editors, Biomedical and Social Aspects of Alcohol Use: A Review of the Literature, Pudoc, →ISBN, pages 252–253:
      Besides these laboratorium tests self-report instruments like the Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test (55), the CAGE questions (40) and other diagnostic tests mentioned in Chapter 1 are being used.
    • 1992, South Africa: Official Yearbook of the Republic of South Africa, →ISBN, page 194, column 2:
      Sanlam donates a cheque of R 100 000 to the Urban Foundation for providing schools with science equipment and so-called portable laboratoriums designed for the standard three to five science curriculum.
    • 2012, JY Yang, “Captain Bells and the Sovereign State of Discordia”, in Ann VanderMeer, editor, Steampunk III: Steampunk Revolution, San Francisco, Calif.: Tachyon Publications, →ISBN, page 310:
      Beneath the indolent sprawl of the Imperial Palace lay the holding cells, the interrogation rooms, the laboratoriums, all the varied instruments essential to the Empire.
    • 2020, Mega Wulandari; Truly Almendo Pasaribu, “EXPLORE: Blended Learning for Language Learning”, in Barli Bram, editor, Technology for English Language Learning, Sanata Dharma University Press, →ISBN, page 145:
      Teachers make schedules for face to face learning, laboratoriums, and online learning.

Dutch[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin laboratorium.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

laboratorium n (plural laboratoria, diminutive laboratoriumpje n)

  1. laboratory, room, building or institution equipped for scientific research or similarly specialised operations, such as production

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: laboratorium

Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch laboratorium, from Latin laboratorium.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [laboratoˈriʊm]
  • Hyphenation: la‧bo‧ra‧to‧ri‧um

Noun[edit]

laboratorium

  1. laboratory, room, building or institution equipped for scientific research or similarly specialised operations, such as production

Synonyms[edit]

  • makmal (Brunei, Malaysia, Singapore)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the neuter of Medieval Latin labōrātōrius (laborable), from Late Latin labōrātor (worker), from labōrātus, the perfect passive participle of labōrō (I work).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

labōrātōrium n (genitive labōrātōriī or labōrātōrī); second declension

  1. laboratory

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative labōrātōrium labōrātōria
Genitive labōrātōriī
labōrātōrī1
labōrātōriōrum
Dative labōrātōriō labōrātōriīs
Accusative labōrātōrium labōrātōria
Ablative labōrātōriō labōrātōriīs
Vocative labōrātōrium labōrātōria

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin laboratorium

Noun[edit]

laboratorium n (definite singular laboratoriet, indefinite plural laboratorier, definite plural laboratoria or laboratoriene)

  1. a laboratory

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin laboratorium

Noun[edit]

laboratorium n (definite singular laboratoriet, indefinite plural laboratorium, definite plural laboratoria)

  1. a laboratory

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin labōrātōrium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laboratorium n

  1. laboratory

Declension[edit]

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin laboratorium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laboratorium n

  1. a laboratory

Declension[edit]

Declension of laboratorium 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative laboratorium laboratoriet laboratorier laboratorierna
Genitive laboratoriums laboratoriets laboratoriers laboratoriernas

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