Meaning of EXPERIMENTAL in English


Pronunciation: ik- ˌ sper- ə - ' men-t ə l also - ˌ spir-

Function: adjective

Date: 15th century

1 : of, relating to, or based on experience or experiment

2 a : serving the ends of or used as a means of experimentation <an experimental school> b : relating to or having the characteristics of experiment : TENTATIVE <still in the experimental stage>

– ex · per · i · men · tal · ly \ -t ə l- ē \ adverb

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