1. 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
  2. mechanical engineering the branch of engineering that deals with the design and construction and operation of machinery
  3. aeronautical engineering the branch of engineering science concerned with the design and construction of aircraft
  4. genetic engineering the science of changing the DNA of organisms
  5. 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
  6. biomedical cloning nuclear transplantation of a patient's own cells to make an oocyte from which immune-compatible cells (especially stem cells) can be derived for transplant
  7. civil engineering the branch of engineering concerned with the design and construction of such public works as dams or bridges
  8. automotive engineering the activity of designing and constructing automobiles
  9. nuclear engineering the branch of engineering concerned with the design and construction and operation of nuclear reactors
  10. industrial engineering the branch of engineering that deals with the creation and management of systems that integrate people and materials and energy in productive ways
  11. bioengineering the branch of engineering science in which biological science is used to study the relation between workers and their environments
  12. naval engineering the branch of engineering that deals with the design and construction and operation of ships
  13. architectural engineering the branch of engineering that deals with the construction of buildings (as distinguished from architecture as a design art)
  14. hydraulic engineering the branch of civil engineering dealing with the use and control of water in motion
  15. medical intern an advanced student or graduate in medicine gaining supervised practical experience (`houseman' is a British term)
  16. mechanical engineer a person trained to design and construct machines
  17. biomedical science the application of the principles of the natural sciences to medicine
  18. malingering evading duty or work by pretending to be incapacitated
  19. aeronautical engineer an engineer concerned with the design and construction of aircraft
  20. medical examiner a public official who investigates by inquest any death not due to natural causes