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English definition of “pilot”

pilot

adjective [before noun]     /ˈpaɪ.lət/
describes a plan, product, or system that is used to test how good something is before introducing it: If the pilot scheme (US pilot program) is successful, many more homes will be offered the new television service.Advertising, marketing and merchandisingRetailing
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