Meaning of EXPERIMENT in English

EXPERIMENT

n.

Pronunciation: - ˌ ment

Function: intransitive verb

Date: 1787

: to carry out experiments : try out a new procedure, idea, or activity

– ex · per · i · men · ta · tion \ ik- ˌ sper- ə -m ə n- ' t ā -sh ə n, - ˌ men- also - ˌ spir- \ noun

– ex · per · i · ment · er \ - ' sper- ə - ˌ men-t ə r also - ' spir- \ noun

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