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Definition of "experimentalist" [ex•per•i•men•tal•ist]

  • One who performs experiments. (noun)
  • A person who values the results of experiments over theory. (noun)
  • A person who seeks or enjoys new experiences. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "experimentalist" in a sentence
  • "The modern experimentalist is often more manager than physicist."
  • "The second was Polycarp Kusch, a young experimentalist from the Middle West, with large angular movements and a loud assertive voice."
  • "He was a theorist as well as a talented experimentalist, which is very rare."