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exact science

exact science

noun

Definition of EXACT SCIENCE

:  a science (as physics, chemistry, or astronomy) whose laws are capable of accurate quantitative expression

First Known Use of EXACT SCIENCE

1843

exact science

noun ex·act sci·ence \ig-ˈzakt-ˈsī-ən(t)s\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of EXACT SCIENCE

:  a science (as physics, chemistry, or astronomy) whose laws are capable of accurate quantitative expression

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