Definition of science
1a : knowledge or a system of knowledge covering general truths or the operation of general laws especially as obtained and tested through scientific method
2a : a department of systematized knowledge as an object of study the science of theology
b : something (such as a sport or technique) that may be studied or learned like systematized knowledge have it down to a science
3 : a system or method reconciling practical ends with scientific laws cooking is both a science and an art
4 capitalized : christian science
5 : the state of knowing : knowledge as distinguished from ignorance or misunderstanding
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