Definition of experimental
experimentallyplay \ik-ˌsper-ə-ˈmen-təl-ē also -ˌspir-\ adverb
Examples of experimental in a sentence
The fuel is being used on an experimental basis.
an experimental procedure for patients suffering from leukemia
First Known Use of experimental
EXPERIMENTAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of experimental for English Language Learners
: relating to a scientific experiment or to scientific experiments in general
: made or done in order to see how well something works
: using a new way of doing or thinking about something
EXPERIMENTAL Defined for Kids
Definition of experimental for Students
: relating to, based on, or used for experiment He's trying an experimental treatment for the disease.
Medical Definition of experimental
2: founded on or derived from experiment the heart of the experimental method is the direct control of the thing studied—B. F. Skinner
3of a disease : intentionally produced especially in laboratory animals for the purpose of study experimental diabetes
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