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computer science

noun

: the study of computers and their uses

Full Definition of COMPUTER SCIENCE

:  a branch of science that deals with the theory of computation or the design of computers

Examples of COMPUTER SCIENCE

  1. She has a degree in computer science.

First Known Use of COMPUTER SCIENCE

1961

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