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Noun1.applied science - the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problemsapplied science - 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"
flood control - (engineering) the art or technique of trying to control rivers with dams etc in order to minimize the occurrence of floods
discipline, field of study, subject area, subject field, bailiwick, subject, field, study - a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"
aeronautical engineering - the branch of engineering science concerned with the design and construction of aircraft
bionics - application of biological principles to the study and design of engineering systems (especially electronic systems)
bioengineering, ergonomics, biotechnology - the branch of engineering science in which biological science is used to study the relation between workers and their environments
chemical engineering - the branch of engineering that is concerned with the design and construction and operation of the plants and machinery used in industrial chemical processes
civil engineering - the branch of engineering concerned with the design and construction of such public works as dams or bridges
EE, electrical engineering - the branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
architectural engineering - the branch of engineering that deals with the construction of buildings (as distinguished from architecture as a design art)
industrial engineering, industrial management - the branch of engineering that deals with the creation and management of systems that integrate people and materials and energy in productive ways
information technology, IT - the branch of engineering that deals with the use of computers and telecommunications to retrieve and store and transmit information
mechanical engineering - the branch of engineering that deals with the design and construction and operation of machinery
nanotechnology - the branch of engineering that deals with things smaller than 100 nanometers (especially with the manipulation of individual molecules)
nuclear engineering - the branch of engineering concerned with the design and construction and operation of nuclear reactors
naval engineering - the branch of engineering that deals with the design and construction and operation of ships
rocketry - the branch of engineering science that studies rocket design and operation
sink - (technology) a process that acts to absorb or remove energy or a substance from a system; "the ocean is a sink for carbon dioxide"
source - (technology) a process by which energy or a substance enters a system; "a heat source"; "a source of carbon dioxide"
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Taita College students received a special award for their school by developing a kit of easy to make, low cost practical science activities for science students.
They sought practical science approaches from the concerned authorities.
org/Home/ Registration TEACHERS attending the ASE annual conference have taken part in interactive science experiments recently, in a bid to advocate more practical science in schools.
The law, as a normative system, may be known and studied, and from this point of view, we can take into consideration the science of law, but above all, law as a normative system, should be transposed into practice, in social life and from this second point of view, the law must intervene as art and technique, making practical science (savoir faire or know-how) of those who are called upon to draw laws, that is, about technics and technique application of legislative, judicial and administrative practice.
The courses provided at the camp include foreign languages courses; LEGO Education in practical science, technology, geometry, and mathematics activities; recreational and sports activities such as swimming, basketball, aqua fun, taekwondo, judo and cooking classes; practical experiences in science; interactive scientific and laboratory activities; historical and artistic workshops and museums visits; equestrian activities - horse riding; photography workshops; shooting training; short movies workshops and leadership skills workshops among others.
practical science rooted in theories and concepts that deal with variables and
Another student, James, said: "I didn't really get the chance to do much practical Science in my old school - it's much more fun and I learn more by doing the practical experiments.
Indeed, "it is not much of an exaggeration to say that Alfarabi obscures Aristotle's divide between theoretical and practical science in nearly all of his writings.
Coun Louise Farthing, Sunderland City Council's portfolio holder for children's services, said: "We have been in touch with schools and academies across Sunderland reminding them of the need to ensure the safe storage of chemicals used in practical science activities.
The DfE said it had contacted school to "remind them of the importance of storing chemicals for practical science activities carefully".
Hanni is the author of Why You Like the Wines You Like, and he has given many expert presentations about "vinotyping"--the practical science of determining taste sensitivity.
AROUND 2,000 students from schools across the national Capital, who attempted to conduct world's largest practical science lesson at Indian Institute of Technology ( IIT) last week have entered Guinness Book for World Records.

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