Meaning of ENGINEERING in English

noun Date: 1720 the activities or function of an engineer, 2. the application of science and mathematics by which the properties of matter and the sources of energy in nature are made useful to people, the design and manufacture of complex products , calculated manipulation or direction (as of behavior)

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