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Overview of noun engineer

The noun engineer has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (13) engineer, applied scientist, technologist

(a person who uses scientific knowledge to solve practical problems)

2. engineer, locomotive engineer, railroad engineer, engine driver

(the operator of a railway locomotive)

Overview of verb engineer

The verb engineer has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. engineer

(design as an engineer; "He engineered the water supply project")

2. mastermind, engineer, direct, organize, organise, orchestrate

(plan and direct (a complex undertaking); "he masterminded the robbery") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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