computer-aided design


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computer-aided design

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(Computer Science) the use of computer techniques in designing products, esp involving the use of computer graphics. Abbreviation: CAD
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Noun1.computer-aided design - software used in art and architecture and engineering and manufacturing to assist in precision drawing
software, software package, software program, software system, computer software, package - (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory; "the market for software is expected to expand"
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TechNavio's report, the Global Computer-aided Design Market 2011-2015, has been prepared based on an in-depth analysis of the market with inputs from industry experts.
The Thousand Oaks firm does structural engineering design, seismic retrofitting, civic engineering, surveying and computer-aided design.
First they use computer-aided design and manufacturing (CAD/ CAM) software to draw and scale a part.
Otherwise, foundry engineering is carried out next at the computer-aided design (CAD) station.
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NEW YORK -- The IEEE Council for Electronic Design Automation (CEDA) will sponsor a discussion on professional ethics during the International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD) Tuesday, November 7, from 1-1:45 p.

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