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diode laser

noun
1.
a laser in which a semiconductor is the light-emitting source, used in many medical procedures.
Also called semiconductor laser.
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  • diode laser unit has the merits of compact size and relatively low price.
  • Gingivectomy by diode laser may become an effective adjunctive treatment in orthodontic practice.
diode laser in Science
diode laser  
See semiconductor laser.
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