Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. Compare with Maser.
acronym: light amplification by stimulated emission of radiationFound on http://cdiac.ornl.gov/pns/acronyms.html#L
Light Amplification by the Stimulated Emission of Radiation. Lasers can operate in the infrared, visible and ultraviolet regions of the optical spectrum.Found on http://www.coseti.org/glossary.htm
an acronym for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20089
Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. A laser produces a very parallel and coherent light (all wave fronts in phase) of a single frequency.
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- (Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation) optical device that produces an intense monochromatic beam of coherent lightFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=laser
Device which amplifies light and usually produces an extremely narrow intense beam of a single wavelength. Light Amplification by a Stimulated Emission of Radiation.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20474
Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. Usually referring to laser sights. These project a visible point of light (usually red or green) onto a target. Yet another reason the Americans are wrong to spell it 'Lazer'. It doesn't make any sense!
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The word laser was originally an abbreviation for Light Amplification by the Stimulated Emission of Radiation. Lasers have countless applications, many in medicine and communications. Lasers produce light which is monochromatic, coherent and tightly focussed. Lasers are used in the technique of photocoagulation (used to treat retinae)Found on http://www.users.zetnet.co.uk/computing/MainPage/SecDepts/Physics/Resources
Light Amplification by Simulated Emission of Radiation - a fine beam of light, sometimes with considerable energy, used in imagesetting, colour scanning, copy scanning, platemaking, engraving and cutting and creasing forme-making.
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A very pure and intense beam of light formed within a crystal, or the device that creates the light. LASER stands for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation.
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An acronym for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. A device that uses stimulated emissions to produce a coherent beam of electromagnetic radiation.Common types of lasers include solid state (glass or cystalline bulk material), semiconductor (based on p-n junctions), and gas lasers. Fibre lasers are doped glass lasers designed t...Found on http://www.diracdelta.co.uk/science/source/l/a/laser/source.html
Light Amplification through Stimulated Emission of Radiation - a device that amplifies light waves and concentrates them in a narrow, very intense beam of energy.
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Laser (light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation) is a light amplifier usually used to produce monochromatic coherent radiation in the infrared, visible, and ultraviolet regions of the electromagnetic spectrum.Found on http://www.ktf-split.hr/periodni/en/abc/l.html
Acronym for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation.A laser is an intense source of light with a very narrow range of wavelengths. The intense light is given off when many ions are stimulated and simultaneously emit a photon at the same waFound on http://www.chemicalglossary.net/definition/1000-Laser
an acronym for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation.Found on http://www.chemicalglossary.net/definition/988-Laser
An intense beam of light that is so strong it can cut through body tissue. Laser treatment is often used to kill off abnormal pre-cancerous cells or may be used as a treatment for advanced cancer.Found on http://www.cancerhelp.org.uk/utilities/glossary/index.htm?search=l
Used by surgeons as an alternative to a scalpel. Cuts and coagulates vessels (lessens bleeding) at the same time.
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Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. An apparatus producing an extremely concentrated beam of light that can be used as a surgical tool. Used, for example, in the treatment of cancer, of detached retina, diabetic retinopathy and in the treatment of certain skin conditions
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acronym for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation. Used to resurface skin; remove unwanted veins, hair, blemishes, and tattoos; and make incisions that bleed very little.
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Laser: A powerful beam of light that can produce intense heat when focused at close range. Lasers are used in medicine in microsurgery, cauterization, for diagnostic purposes, etc. For example, lasers are employed in microsurgery to cut tissue and remove tissue. Technical Note: A laser concentrates high energies into an intense narrow beam of nondi...Found on http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=6225
A very intense, uniform beam of electromagnetic radiation. An acronym for Light Amplification by Simulated Emission of Radiation.Found on http://www.neo.ne.gov/statshtml/glossaryl.htm
A medical instrument that produces a powerful beam of light and can produce intense heat when focused at close range. Lasers are often used in surgery to vaporize damaged cell tissue. ... (16 Dec 1997) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
optical maser noun
an acronym for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation; an optical device that produces an intense monochromatic beam of coherent lightFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=laser
(la´zәr) a device that transfers light of various frequencies into an extremely intense, small, and nearly nondivergent beam of monochromatic radiation in the visible or invisible spectrum, with all the waves in phase; capable of mobilizing immense heat and power when focused at close range, lasers act on ti...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
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