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Today's Word of the Day is:

experimental

1. (adj.) Pertaining to experiment; founded on, or derived from, experiment or trial; as, experimental science; given to, or skilled in, experiment; as, an experimental philosopher.

2. (adj.) Known by, or derived from, experience; as, experimental religion.

3. (adj.) relying on observation or experiment

4. (adj.) of the nature of or undergoing an experiment

5. (adj.) relating to or based on experiment

< 21st Sep, 2021 — bonemeal

Examples

1. "experimental results that supported the hypothesis"

2. "an experimental drug"

3. "experimental physics"

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