computer science

Definitions of computer science
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n the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures

Synonyms:
computing
Types:
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object
(computing) a discrete item that provides a description of virtually anything known to a computer
AI, artificial intelligence
the branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively
MT, machine translation
the use of computers to translate from one language to another
robotics
the area of AI concerned with the practical use of robots
Type of:
applied science, engineering, engineering science, technology
the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems