Definition of Pilot experiment
1. Noun. A preliminary experiment whose outcome can lead to a more extensive experiment.
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Literary usage of Pilot experiment
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1. The Pilot Food Price Subsidy Scheme in the Philippines: Its Impact on Income by Marito Garcia, Per Pinstrup-Andersen (1987)
"... calories per person per day—a level that was computed directly from the food consumption elasticities available at the start of the pilot experiment. ..."
2. Beyond Kyoto: Energy Dynamics and Climate Stabilisation by Cédric Philibert, Jonathan Pershing (2002)
"... emanating from the aforementioned assignment by the Ministry of Labour, led to a decision, in December 1996, to mount a pilot experiment, on a national ..."
3. International Medical and Surgical Surveyby American Institute of Medicine by American Institute of Medicine (1922)
"The method which the authors adopted was first to obtain, by a pilot experiment, the approximate composition of the gas mixture required to produce ..."