HyperDic: science

English > 2 senses of the word science:
NOUNcognitionscience, scientific disciplinea particular branch of scientific knowledge
cognitionscience, skillability to produce solutions in some problem domain
science > pronunciation
Soundssay'ahns
Rhymesabeyance ... virulence: 273 rhymes with ahns...
English > science: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA particular branch of scientific knowledge.
Example"the science of genetics"
Synonymscientific discipline
Category ofcontrol, verifyCheck or regulate (a scientific experiment) by conducting a parallel experiment or comparing with another standard
mathematics, math, mathsA science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
theorist, theoretician, theorizer, theoriser, idealoguesomeone who theorizes / theorizes (especially in science or art)
Part ofscientific knowledgeknowledge accumulated by systematic study and organized by general principles
Partsscientific theoryA theory that explains scientific observations
NarroweragrobiologyThe study of plant nutrition and growth especially as a way to increase crop yield
agrologyScience of soils in relation to crops / crops
agronomy, scientific agricultureThe application of soil and plant sciences to land management and crop production
architectonics, tectonicsThe science of architecture
cognitive scienceThe field of science concerned with cognition
cryptanalysis, cryptanalytics, cryptography, cryptologyThe science of analyzing and deciphering codes and ciphers and cryptograms
information science, informatics, information processing, IPThe sciences concerned with gathering, manipulating, storing, retrieving, and classifying recorded information
linguisticsThe scientific study of language
mathematics, math, mathsA science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
metallurgyThe science and technology of metals
metrologyThe scientific study of measurement
natural historyThe scientific study of plants or animals (more observational than experimental) usually published in popular magazines rather than in academic journals
natural scienceThe sciences involved in the study of the physical world and its phenomena
nutritionThe scientific study of food and drink (especially in humans)
psychology, psychological scienceThe science of mental life
social scienceThe branch of science that studies society and the relationships of individual within a society
strategicsThe science or art of strategy
systematicsThe science of systematic classification
thanatologyThe branch of science that studies death (especially its social and psychological aspects)
Broaderdiscipline, subject, subject area, subject field, field, field of study, study, bailiwickA branch of knowledge
Spanishciencia, ciencias, disciplina científica
Catalanciència, ciències, disciplina científica
Nounsscientista person with advanced knowledge of one or more sciences
English > science: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
Meaningability to produce solutions in some problem domain.
Example "the sweet science of pugilism"
Synonymskill
NarrowernoseA natural skill
virtuosityTechnical skill or fluency or style exhibited by a virtuoso
Broaderability, powerpossession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done
Spanishdestreza, habilidad, talento
Catalanciència

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