science

  1. a particular branch of scientific knowledge
  2. ability to produce solutions in some problem domain

Science

In the sense of physical science, the systematic study of the physical world. Science – and sociology as a scientific endeavour – involves the disciplined marshalling of empirical data, combined with the construction of theoretical approaches and theories which illuminate or explain those data. Scientific activity combines the creatio...
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science

[n] - a particular branch of scientific knowledge
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Science

a logical system that bases knowledge on direct, systematic observation
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Science

Sci'ence noun [ French, from Latin scientia , from sciens , -entis , present participle of scire to know. Confer Conscience , Conscious , Nice .] 1. Knowledge; knowledge of principles and causes; ascertained truth of facts. « If we conc...
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Science

Sci'ence transitive verb To cause to become versed in science; to make skilled; to instruct. [ R.] Francis.
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science

The study of the material universe or physical reality in order to understand it. This is done by making observations and collecting data about natural events and conditions, then organising and explaining them with hypotheses, theories, models, laws, and principles. ... The organised body of knowledge about the material universe which can be verif...
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science

scientific discipline noun a particular branch of scientific knowledge; `the science of genetics`
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Science

• (n.) Knowledge; knowledge of principles and causes; ascertained truth of facts. • (n.) Art, skill, or expertness, regarded as the result of knowledge of laws and principles. • (v. t.) To cause to become versed in science; to make skilled; to instruct. • (n.) Any branch or department of systematized knowledge considered as a di...
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science

any system of knowledge that is concerned with the physical world and its phenomena and that entails unbiased observations and systematic ... [19 related articles]
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science

science 1. The state or fact of knowing; knowledge or cognizance of something specified or implied; also, with wider reference, knowledge (more or less extensive) as a personal attribute. 2. Knowledge acquired by study; acquaintance with or mastery of any area of learning. 3. In modern use, often treated as synonymous with 'Natural and Physical S...
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Science

[disambiguation] Science (from the Latin scientia, meaning `knowledge`) usually describes the effort to understand how the universe works through the scientific method, with observable evidence as the basis of that understanding; a way of understanding the world through thought and experimentation. The sciences tend to be positivistic in th...
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SCIENCE

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Science

[UIL test] In the US state of Texas science is one of several academic events sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League. It is also a competition held by the Texas Math and Science Coaches Association, using the same rules as the UIL. Science is designed to test students` knowledge of scientific fact, understanding of scientific p...
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Science

Science is a way of acquiring knowledge. To do science, one must follow a specific universal methodology. The central theme in this methodology is the testing of hypotheses and the ability to make predictions. The overall goal of science is to better understand nature and our Universe.
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science

science [Lat. scientia=knowledge]. For many the term science refers to the organized body of knowledge concerning the physical world, both animate and inanimate, but a proper definition would also have to include the attitudes and methods through which this body of knowledge is formed; thus, a scien...
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science

Type: Term Pronunciation: sī′ents Definitions: 1. The branch of knowledge that produces theoretic explanations of natural phenomena based on experiments and observations. 2. An area of such knowledge that is restricted to explaining a limited class of phenomena.
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science

Any systematic field of study or body of knowledge that aims, through experiment, observation, and deduction, to produce reliable explanations of phenomena, with reference to the material and physical world. History Activities such as healing, star-watching, and engineering have been practised in many societies since ancient times. Pure science...
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Science

knowledge or a system of knowledge covering general truths or the operation of general laws especially as obtained and tested through scientific method b: such knowledge or such a system of knowledge concerned with the physical world and its phenomena
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Science

[magazine] Science was a general science magazine published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). It was intended to `bridge the distance between science and citizen`, aimed at a technically literate audience who may not work professionally in the sciences. The AAAS also publishes the famous science journal Scie...
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Science

[TV network] Science is an American digital cable and satellite television network that is owned by Discovery Communications. The channel features programming focusing on the fields of wilderness survival, ufology, factory lines, construction, technology, space, prehistory and animal science. As of August 2013, Science is available to appro...
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Science

[journal] Science, also widely referred to as Science Magazine, is the academic journal of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and is one of the world`s top scientific journals. The peer-reviewed journal, first published in 1880, is circulated weekly and has a print subscriber base of around 130,000. Because insti...
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Science

Science (from Latin scientia, meaning `knowledge`) is a systematic enterprise that builds and organizes knowledge in the form of testable explanations and predictions about the universe. In an older and closely related meaning, `science` also refers to a body of knowledge itself, of the type that can be rationally explained and reliably applie...
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