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English definition of “experiment”

experiment

noun [C]     /ɪkˈsperɪmənt/
B1 a test, especially a scientific one, that you do in order to learn something or discover if something is true: to conduct/do/perform an experiment They're conducting experiments on hamster cells to test the effects of the drug.Testing, checking and experimenting
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