Definition: [n] studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills); "the college of arts and sciences"
Synonyms: humanistic discipline, humanities, liberal arts
See Also: bailiwick, beaux arts, branch of knowledge, chronology, classicism, discipline, English, field, field of study, fine arts, history, library science, linguistics, literary study, musicology, philology, philosophy, romanticism, Sinology, study, subject, subject area, subject field
Definition: [n] ability to produce solutions in some problem domain; "the skill of a well-trained boxer"; "the sweet science of pugilism" [n] a particular branch of scientific knowledge; "the science of genetics"
Synonyms: scientific discipline, skill
See Also: ability, agrobiology, agrology, agronomy, architectonics, bailiwick, branch of knowledge, cognitive science, cryptanalysis, cryptanalytics, cryptography, cryptology, discipline, field, field of study, informatics, information processing, information science, IP, linguistics, math, mathematics, maths, metallurgy, metrology, natural science, nose, nutrition, power, psychological science, psychology, scientific agriculture, scientific knowledge, scientific theory, social science, strategics, study, subject, subject area, subject field, systematics, tectonics, thanatology, virtuosity