meaning of science

1. Knowledge; knowledge of principles and causes; ascertained truth of facts.
Accumulated and established knowledge, which has been systematized and formulated with reference to the discovery of general truths or the operation of general laws; knowledge classified and made available in work, life, or the search for truth; comprehensive, profound, or philosophical knowledge.
Especially, such knowledge when it relates to the physical world and its phenomena, the nature, constitution, and forces of matter, the qualities and functions of living tissues, etc. ; -- called also natural science, and physical science.
Any branch or department of systematized knowledge considered as a distinct field of investigation or object of study; as, the science of astronomy, of chemistry, or of mind.
Art, skill, or expertness, regarded as the result of knowledge of laws and principles.
To cause to become versed in science; to make skilled; to instruct.
ability to produce solutions in some problem domain; "the skill of a well-trained boxer"; "the sweet science of ">pugilism"

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