mechanical engineering

Related formsmechanical engineer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for mechanical-engineer

mechanical engineering

noun
  1. the branch of engineering concerned with the design, construction, and operation of machines and machinery
Derived Formsmechanical engineer, noun
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mechanical-engineer in Science

mechanical engineering

  1. The branch of engineering that specializes in the design, production, and uses of machines. The physics of mechanics is widely used in mechanical engineering.
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