In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in general)ciencia femininea man of science — un científico
- to blind sb with science — deslumbrar a algn con sus (/ tus etc. ) conocimientos
- don't blind me with science, please! — ¡no me apabulles con tanta sabiduría!
- We must educate our fellow educators and fellow scientists about the science of psychology.
- I may defend my professional status by claiming ownership of an advanced body of knowledge or science.
- Most importantly, the lists tend to omit the natural vitamin complexes and food-form minerals that are so important for our health, as demonstrated by a large body of published science.
- We promote the science of psychology, and we rely on the foundation it provides for the practice of psychology.
- But understanding the science of complexity is a far more useful metaphor than the traditional appeal to Newtonian physics.
2(academic subject)ciencia femininethe sciences — las ciencias
- weather forecasting is not an exact science — el pronóstico del tiempo no es una ciencia exacta
- understanding the manual is a science in itself — entender el manual es toda una ciencia
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