experiment station

noun

Definition of experiment station

: an establishment for scientific research (as in agriculture) where experiments are carried out, studies of practical application are made, and information is disseminated

Examples of experiment station in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The lengthy investigation leading up to a recall is understandable considering the agency's case has to hold up in court, said Ed Elder, director of the pharmaceutical experiment station at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Raquel Rutledge, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 29 Nov. 2010 More diversified farming began to be encouraged when the University of Arkansas established an experiment station near Hope. Rex Nelson, Arkansas Online, 10 Jan. 2021 Connecticut experiment station researchers operate a network of 92 mosquito-trapping stations in 72 cities and towns across the state. Gregory B. Hladky, courant.com, 21 Aug. 2019 Bees4Vets trains 10 veterans a year to manage some of its roughly 30 hives at the agricultural experiment station at the University of Nevada, Reno and resident’s backyards in nearby Sparks. Washington Post, 11 Sep. 2019 Philip Armstrong, medical entomologist at the experiment station, said. Gregory B. Hladky, courant.com, 21 Aug. 2019 Bees4Vets trains 10 veterans a year to manage some of its roughly 30 hives at the agricultural experiment station at the University of Nevada-Reno and resident’s backyards in nearby Sparks. Michael Casey And Mike Householder, USA TODAY, 11 Sep. 2019 The agricultural experiment station’s statewide program of mosquito trapping earlier this week reported finding increasing numbers of mosquitoes infected with EEE and the West Nile virus in various towns across the state. Gregory B. Hladky, courant.com, 23 Aug. 2019 Cathy Neal, a researcher with the agricultural experiment station, says hundreds of pollinator gardens and habitats have been installed in the Granite State in recent years. USA TODAY, 25 June 2019 See More

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First Known Use of experiment station

1874, in the meaning defined above

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“Experiment station.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/experiment%20station. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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