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Noun engineering has 3 senses
- technology, engineering - the practical application of science to commerce or industry
--1 is a kind of application, practical application; profession
--1 has particulars:
- engineering, engineering science, applied science, technology - the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems; "he had trouble deciding which branch of engineering to study"
--2 is a kind of discipline, subject, subject area, subject field, field, field of study, study, bailiwick, branch of knowledge
--2 has particulars:
- engineering, engine room - a room (as on a ship) in which the engine is located
--3 is a kind of room