Synonyms of 'science'
1 disciplineDictionary, body of knowledge, area of studythe science of microbiology
appropriate topics for the new discipline of political science
body of knowledge
area of study
branch of knowledge
Art is meant to disturb. Science reassures – Pensées sur l'art]Science is the record of dead religions – Phrases and Philosophies for the Use of the Young]Science means simply the aggregate of all the recipes that are always successful. The rest is literature – Moralités]Science is nothing but trained and organized common sense – Biogenesis and Abiogenesis]Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided menthe great tragedy of Science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact – Biogenesis and Abiogenesis]the essence of science: ask an impertinent question, and you are on the way to a pertinent answer – The Ascent of Man]In science the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not to the man to whom the idea first occursScience is an edged tool, with which men play like children, and cut their own fingersScience without religion is lame, religion without science is blind – Science, Philosophy and Religion]There are no such things as applied sciences, only applications of scienceScience is built up of facts, as a house is built of stones; but an accumulation of facts is no more a science than a heap of stones is a house – Science and Hypothesis]Science must begin with myths, and the criticism of myths – The Philosophy of Science]
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If you describe an activity as an art, you mean that it requires skill and that people learn to do it by instinct or experience, rather than by learning facts or rules.
the art of seduction and romance
Technique is skill and ability in an artistic, sporting, or other practical activity that you develop through training and practice.
He went abroad to improve his tennis technique.
Thesaurus for science from the Collins English Thesaurus
Science is the study of the nature and behaviour of natural things and the knowledge that we obtain about them.