Definition of computer science in English:

computer science

Syllabification: com·put·er sci·ence

noun

The study of the principles and use of computers.
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  • He is going to five different colleges, trying to convince kids to study computer science.
  • Mainly out of obligation to his parents, Neeson went to Queen's University in Belfast to study physics and computer science.
  • Adleman realized that the genetic code can be used, just like the binary code of computer science, to encode mathematical problems.

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