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engineering

noun [U]  us   /ˌen·dʒəˈnɪər·ɪŋ/
the study of using scientific principles to design and build machines, structures, and other things, including bridges, roads, vehicles, and buildings: civil/electrical/mechanical engineering an engineering firm/degree
Translations of “engineering”
in Korean 기술…
in Arabic هَنْدَسة…
in Portuguese engenharia…
in Catalan enginyeria…
in Japanese 工学…
in Italian ingegneria…
in Chinese (Traditional) 工程設計, 工程學…
in Russian инженерное дело, машиностроение…
in Turkish mühendislik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 工程设计, 工程学…
in Polish inżynieria…
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