Definition[edit | edit source]

Engineering is

[t]he creative application of scientific principles to design or develop structures, machines, apparatus, or manufacturing processes, or works utilizing them singly or in combination; or to construct or operate the same with full cognizance of their design; or to forecast their behavior under specific operating conditions; all as respects an intended function, economics of operation or safety to life and property.[1]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Engineers Council for Professional Development.

See also[edit | edit source]

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