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engineeringnoun [U]

uk   /ˌen.dʒɪˈnɪə.rɪŋ/ us   /ˌen.dʒɪˈnɪr.ɪŋ/
B1 the work of an engineer, or the study of this work: German/American engineering Richard studied engineering at MIT.

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engineeringnoun [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
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(Definition of engineering from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “engineering”
in Arabic هَنْدَسة…
in Korean 기술…
in Portuguese engenharia…
in Catalan enginyeria…
in Japanese 工学…
in Chinese (Simplified) 工程设计, 工程学…
in Turkish mühendislik…
in Russian инженерное дело, машиностроение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 工程設計, 工程學…
in Italian ingegneria…
in Polish inżynieria…
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