Meaning of “computer science” in the English Dictionary

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"computer science" in English

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computer sciencenoun [ U ]

uk /kəmˌpjuː.tə ˈsaɪəns/ us /kəmˌpjuː.t̬ɚ ˈsaɪəns/

Examples from literature

  • To make a confused situation worse, the line between hacker slang and the vocabulary of technical programming and computer science is fuzzy, and shifts over time. 

(Definition of “computer science” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"computer science" in Business English

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computer sciencenoun [ U ]

uk us

IT the study of computers, how they work, and how to make use of them:

She has a degree in computer science.

(Definition of “computer science” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)