computer science

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the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures


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In 1985 I presented a definition of computer science that divided the field into 11 subareas and emphasized the conceptual bases of each--an approach inspired by the discipline of physics [5].
Without yet having answered my first question by proposing a direct and concise definition of computer science, I turn to the second: assuming that we know what computer science is, what should we call it?