Trial run

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Definition

a trial run: a test period, a test of something's capabilities
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Examples

  • "Trial runs in towns with high obesity levels have shown that consumers are likely to avoid unhealthy products if they have a picture of an unhealthy body on them. As part of the new regulations, healthier food options will also feature a photo of a slim and sexy person, in an attempt to lure consumers towards these products."
  • "I propose psychometric tests for all short-listed candidates, at least for the next couple of months as a trial run."

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