ion laser


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ion laser

[′ī‚än ‚lā·zər]
(optics)
A gas laser in which stimulated emission takes place between two energy levels of an ion; gases used include argon, krypton, neon, and xenon; examples include helium-cadmium lasers and metal vapor lasers.
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