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English definition of “trial”

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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