Meaning of EXPERIMENT in English


I. noun

an operation or process carried out to resolve an uncertainty

experiments that added much to our understanding of nutritional needs

Synonyms: experimentation, test, trial, trial and error, trial run

Related Word: probe, research, search; examination, investigation; analysis, study

II. verb

to engage in experimentation

experimenting with regional solutions to urban problems

Synonyms: experimentalize, experimentize, test (out), try (out), try on

Related Word: investigate, probe, research, search; analyze, scrutinize, study, weigh

Idioms: play around with

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