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- doctrine or practice of relying on experimentation; empiricism.
- fondness for experimenting or innovating: The psychologists' children were raised in an atmosphere of vigorous experimentalism.
Origin of experimentalismRelated formsex·per·i·men·tal·ist, noun
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Examples from the Web for experimentalism
With experimentalism inevitably came the recognition of hypotheses in observing, collecting, and comparing facts.
Our passion for experimentalism is dictated by the firm object of using the knowledge we acquire.
British Dictionary definitions for experimentalism
Derived Formsexperimentalist, noun
- employment of or reliance upon experiments; empiricism
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