Meaning of EXPERIMENTAL in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ik-ˌsper-ə-ˈmen-t ə l also ]

-ˌspir- adjective

Date: 15th century

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


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

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.