A profession devoted to designing, constructing, and operating the structures, machines, and other devices of industry and everyday life.
engineering. (2008). In The Columbia Encyclopedia. Retrieved from http://libproxy.cbu.ca:2048/login?url=http://www.credoreference.com/entry/columency/engineering
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