computer science

Definitions of computer science
  1. noun
    the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
    synonyms: computing
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    (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
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