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That's not nearly as true in physics or chemistry. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Her love of engineering was inspired by her father, a maths, physics and computer science teacher. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They imply that the world of physics and astronomy is inexhaustible. Infinite in All Directions (1989) Nuclear physics has been untouched by advances in knitting. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Studying physics or history is different from preparing to work in the building trade or hairdressing. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Here are some of the best quantum physics jokes doing the rounds. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The biggest jump is in applications to be chemistry and physics teachers. The Sun (2012)In capacity he pursued his interest in high-energy nuclear physics. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Physics is much less messy than chemistry, the latter being essentially the art of making paint. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He had a very broad range of research interests in the field of high-energy nuclear physics. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is the combination of a lot of crafts and husbandry, chemistry and physics. Times, Sunday Times (2009)For example, he did not yet know the problems that nuclear physics has brought us. Christianity Today (2000)Green technology is based on biology, grey technology on physics and chemistry. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The scientific revolution consisted of new knowledge, particularly about physics and astronomy but also about biology and chemistry. World History: Patterns of Change and Continuity (1995)We expect sciences like physics and chemistry to tell us basic, reliable things about the structure of the physical world. The Chomsky Update - Linguistics and Politics (1990)But biology, physics and chemistry? Times, Sunday Times (2015)The numbers studying physics, biology and chemistry all rose by just over 6 per cent. Times, Sunday Times (2006)At that time, quantum physics says, the cat is both alive and dead. Times, Sunday Times (2008)That may be true of physics or philosophy, but it's a feeble defence elsewhere and it needs to be challenged. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Leaving aside what life might be if it were not itself, let's examine the huge problem that is quantum physics. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But I've always been interested in science and physics. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Q WHAT made you interested in physics and astronomy? The Sun (2010)There is no record of a US case fitting this description, although it is a common thought experiment on online quantum physics forums. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'physics'
British English: physics /ˈfɪzɪks/ NOUN
Physics is the scientific study of forces such as heat, light, sound, pressure, gravity, and electricity.
...the laws of physics.
- American English: physics
- Arabic: فِيزْياء
- Brazilian Portuguese: física
- Chinese: 物理学
- Croatian: fizika
- Czech: fyzika
- Danish: fysik
- Dutch: natuurkunde
- European Spanish: física
- Finnish: fysiikka
- French: physique science
- German: Physik
- Greek: φυσική
- Italian: fisica
- Japanese: 物理学
- Korean: 물리학
- Norwegian: fysikk
- Polish: fizyka
- European Portuguese: física
- Romanian: fizică
- Russian: физика
- Spanish: física ciencia
- Swedish: fysik
- Thai: วิชาฟิสิกส์
- Turkish: fizik
- Ukrainian: фізика
- Vietnamese: vật lý
Definition of physics from the Collins English Dictionary
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