Definitions of experimentation

  1. The act of experimenting; practice by experiment. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. The act of experimenting. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  3. Exercise or practice in experiment. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for experimentation

  1. After some years of experimentation with numerous failures these and other pioneers established the practice of dry- farming in Cache Valley, which at present is one of the most famous dry- farm sections in the United States. – Dry-Farming by John A. Widtsoe
  2. In very troublesome cases of protein idiosyncrasy a method of treatment based on animal experimentation has been advocated. – Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan