Meaning of experiment
Pronunciation: (n.ik-sper'u-muntv.ek-sper'u-ment&sec), [key]
- a test, trial, or tentative procedure; an act or operation for the purpose of discovering something unknown or of testing a principle, supposition, etc.: a chemical experiment; a teaching experiment; an experiment in living.
- the conducting of such operations; experimentation: a product that is the result of long experiment.
- to try or test, esp. in order to discover or prove something: to experiment with a new procedure.
- experiment (Thesaurus)