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trial and error

noun [U]  us   /ˈtrɑɪ·əl ən ˈer·ər, ˈtrɑɪl/
a way of achieving an aim or solving a problem by trying different methods and learning from your mistakes: In a language lab, students learn by trial and error.
Translations of “trial and error”
in Chinese (Traditional) 反覆試驗,試錯法…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反复试验,试错法…
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