experiment experiment  /ɪk ˈspɛ rə mənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of conducting a controlled test or investigation
  2. (n) the testing of an idea
  3. (n) a venture at something new or different
  4. (v) to conduct a test or investigation
  5. (v) try something new, as in order to gain experience

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Usage(s):

  1. The experiment had no code name, but in Shanghai basketball circles it might as well have been called Operation Yao Ming.
  2. Just like in the prior experiment, the luxury group scored each of these products significantly higher than the value group.
  3. He was the last of the double-threat physicists: a genius at creating both esoteric theories and elegant experiments.

News

  1. Science camp experiment sends 3 to hospital

    Two boys and a teacher were injured when a science camp experiment went wrong. Elaine Simmons, an official at St. Scholastica Academy, says 911 was called after two boys and the teacher were injured.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Erie Times-News

  2. Science camp experiment sends 3 to hospital - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

    COVINGTON, La. (AP) - Two boys and a teacher were injured when a science camp experiment went wrong. Elaine Simmons, an official at St. Scholastica Academy, says 911 was called after two boys and the teacher were injured.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: KALB Alexandria

  3. Science camp experiment sends 3 to hospital - WXVT-TV Delta News - More Local News and Weather WXVT.com |

    COVINGTON, La. (AP) - Two boys and a teacher were injured when a science camp experiment went wrong. Elaine Simmons, an official at St. Scholastica Academy, says 911 was called after two boys and the teacher were injured.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WXVT 15 Greenville

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Quotes

  1. "The substance which I wanted to experiment with took over me. I was filled with an overwhelming fear that I would go crazy. I was transported to a different world, a different time," Hofmann wrote.
    on Apr 30, 2006 By: Albert Hofmann Source: 940 News

  2. "Now is not the time to experiment with socialism," Palin said. "Our opponent's plan is just for bigger government."
    on Nov 3, 2008 By: Sarah Palin Source: FOXNews

  3. Mr Wakata told the Associated Press: "I wore them for about a month and my station crew members never complained for about a month, so I think the experiment went fine."
    on Jul 31, 2009 By: Koichi Wakata Source: Inside Japan Tours

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