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English definition of “experiment”

experiment

verb [I]     /ɪkˈsperɪment/
TRY SOMETHING B2 to try something in order to discover what it is like: Did he ever experiment with drugs?Testing, checking and experimenting
DO TESTS to do an experiment: Experimenting on mice can give us an idea of the effect of the disease in humans.Testing, checking and experimenting
experimentation     /ɪkˌsperɪmenˈteɪʃən/ noun [U]
(Definition of experiment verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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