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trial and error

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A method of reaching a correct solution or satisfactory result by trying out various means or theories until error is sufficiently reduced or eliminated.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The process of finding a solution to a problem by trying many possible solutions and learning from mistakes until a way is found.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The method of discovering something desirable by trying many different things until one works.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. experimenting until a solution is found

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