(intransitive) to engage in experiments
- Experimental lisp
language (xlisp) An experimental programming language combining a subset of Common Lisp with an object-oriented extension capability (Class and Object types). It was implemented by David Micheal Betz at Apple to allow experimentation with object-oriented programming on small computers. The C source code has been ported to Unix, Microsoft Windows, Macintosh, Amiga, Atari, and MS-DOS. […]
[ik-sper-uh-men-tl] /ɪkˌspɛr əˈmɛn tl/ adjective 1. pertaining to, derived from, or founded on : an experimental science. 2. of the nature of an ; tentative: The new program is still in an experimental stage. 3. functioning as an or used for : an experimental airplane. 4. based on or derived from ; empirical: experimental knowledge. […]
- Experimental medicine
experimental medicine n. The scientific investigation of medical problems by experimentation upon animals or by clinical research.
- Experimental philosophy
noun a type of philosophy that relies on gathering and interpreting data through experiments testing thought and reasoning Examples Some work in experimental philosophy can be seen as undercutting the traditional methods and presuppositions of analytic philosophy.