Definition of language laboratory in English:

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language laboratory

(also informal language lab)

noun

A room equipped with audio and visual equipment to aid people learning a foreign language.
Example sentences
  • Many of the students come from a vernacular medium of education, and they gain much from the language laboratory at the school, when it comes to learning languages correctly, with stress on communication.
  • The state-of-the-art school has five science laboratories, two fully equipped computer labs and a specialised language laboratory as well as dedicated woodwork, engineering and home economics rooms.
  • The call-centre facility at Cumbernauld High - which has a roll of 840 students - looks much like a language laboratory, containing 20 computer terminals and telephones.

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