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Spanish translation of “science”


noun /ˈsaiəns/
knowledge gained by observation and experiment. a branch of such knowledge eg biology, chemistry, physics etc. these sciences considered as a whole
My daughter prefers science to languages.
scientific /-ˈti-/ adjective of science scientific dis-coveries. (negative unscientific) following the rules of science scientific methods. scientifically /-ˈti-/ adverb
scientist noun a person who studies one or more branches of science a nuclear scientist. science fiction abbreviation (sci-fi) stories dealing with future times on Earth or in space a science fiction film.
(Definition of science from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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