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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: experiment(0.01452 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to experiment.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the act of conducting a controlled test or investigation
2: the testing of an idea; “it was an experiment in living”;
“not all experimentation is done in laboratories” [syn: experimentation]
3: a venture at something new or different; “as an experiment
he decided to grow a beard”
v 1: to conduct a test or investigation; “We are experimenting
with the new drug in order to fight this disease”
2: try something new, as in order to gain experience; “Students
experiment sexually”; “The composer experimented with a
new style” [syn: try out]
English → English (gcide)
Experiment \Ex*per"i*ment\ ([e^]ks*p[e^]r"[i^]*ment), v. t.
[imp. & p. p. Experimented; p. pr. & vb. n.
To make experiment; to operate by test or trial; -- often
with on, upon, or in, referring to the subject of an
experiment; with, referring to the instrument; and by,
referring to the means; as, to experiment upon electricity;
he experimented in plowing with ponies, or by steam power.
Experiment \Ex*per"i*ment\, v. t.
To try; to know, perceive, or prove, by trial or experience.
[Obs.] --Sir T. Herbert.
Experiment \Ex*per"i*ment\, n. [L. experimentum, fr. experiri to
try: cf. OF. esperiment, experiment. See Experience.]
1. A trial or special observation, made to confirm or
disprove something uncertain; esp., one under controlled
conditions determined by the experimenter; an act or
operation undertaken in order to discover some unknown
principle or effect, or to test, establish, or illustrate
some hypothesis, theory, or known truth; practical test;
A political experiment can not be made in a
laboratory, nor determined in a few hours. --J.
2. Experience. [Obs.]
Adam, by sad experiment I know
How little weight my words with thee can find.