computer scientist

computer science

noun
the science that deals with the theory and methods of processing information in digital computers, the design of computer hardware and software, and the applications of computers.

Origin:
1970–75

computer scientist, noun
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computer science
 
n
the study of computers and their application

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computer science  
The study of the design and operation of computer hardware and software, and of the application of computer technology to science, business, and the arts.
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