Definition of YAG in English:

YAG

Syllabification: YAG
Pronunciation: /yaɡ
 
/

noun

A synthetic crystal of yttrium aluminum garnet, used in certain lasers and as an imitation diamond in jewelry.
More example sentences
  • Undoped YAG Crystal is an excellent material for UV-IR optical windows, particularly for high temperature and high energy density applications.
  • Invented in the sixties of the last century, Nd:YAG(Neodimium Doped Yttrium Aluminum Garnet) has been and continue to be the most widely used laser crystal.

Origin

1960s: acronym from yttrium aluminum garnet.

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