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Overview of noun engineering

The noun engineering has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (6) technology, engineering

(the practical application of science to commerce or industry)

2. (2) engineering, engineering science, applied science, technology

(the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems; "he had trouble deciding which branch of engineering to study")

3. engineering, engine room

(a room (as on a ship) in which the engine is located)

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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