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language laboratory

noun
1.
a special room or rooms with sound-recording and -reproducing equipment for use by students to practice speaking foreign languages, usually with an instructor monitoring the program.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35
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Examples for language laboratory
  • Various language laboratory programs and studies done on their effectiveness are described.
  • If your school can not afford a large language laboratory, more modest or smaller areas may be used.
British Dictionary definitions for language laboratory

language laboratory

noun
1.
a room equipped with tape recorders, etc, for learning foreign languages
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