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lase

EN[ˈleɪz] [-eɪz]

    Definition of lase in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGlasesPRlasingPT, PPlasedSUF-ase
    1. VT To use a laser beam on, as for cutting.
      1. The surgeon lased the elongated soft palate, cutting off the excess tissue and stopping the blood flow in one swipe.
      2. The physical chemist lased the atoms as they passed between the electrodes to study their motion.
    2. VI To operate as a laser, to release coherent light due to stimulation.
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The physical chemist lased the atoms as they passed between the electrodes to study their motion.
        • The surgeon lased the elongated soft palate, cutting off the excess tissue and stopping the blood flow in one swipe.
        • The area of each specimen was lased imbricately twice with a uniformly slow speed at a 90-degree angle to the surface and at a distance of 1 mm.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Intransitive verbs
          • Transitive verbs
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        Grammatically, this word "lase" is a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
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