New York is profoundly weak in engineering talent (PDF)—ranking 78th out of 85 metropolitan areas in engineers per capita.
Like medicine, engineering is often the most prestigious vocation in developing countries.
This presented a challenge that was as much an engineering one as it was a culinary one.
So when it came to college, I thought, I will give this engineering thing a try.
Instead, it translates the causes of those sensations into the engineering conventions of text and script and drawn line.
Since the introduction of steam the engineering department has become an important one in such establishments.
If the rest of her works like that, she ought to be a lovely study in engineering.
In 1826 again came to Canada, and engaged on important military and engineering works until 1832.
He may never do this—as I say—in all his engineering career.
Mr. Edgeworth meanwhile lodged himself 'in excellent and agreeable apartments,' and occupied himself with engineering.
1680s, from engineer (n.). Meaning "work done by an engineer" is from 1720. As a field of study, attested from 1792. An earlier word was engineership (1640s); engineery was attempted in 1793, but it did not stick.
early 14c., "constructor of military engines," from Old French engigneor, from Late Latin ingeniare (see engine); general sense of "inventor, designer" is recorded from early 15c.; civil sense, in reference to public works, is recorded from c.1600. Meaning "locomotive driver" is first attested 1832, American English. A "maker of engines" in ancient Greece was a mekhanopoios.