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trial

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈtraɪəl/ (-ll-, or -l-)
to test something in a formal way to discover how effective or suitable it is: The group is trialling internet ordering for its paper and plastic products. The system will be trialed in the third quarter of the year in both the U.S. and Japan.
(Definition of trial verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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