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    Fundamental areas of computer science Computer science is the study of computation, information, and automation. Computer science spans theoretical disciplines...
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  • irrelevant in that context. – John V. Guttag In software engineering and computer science, abstraction is: The process of removing or generalizing physical,...
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  • Computer science and engineering (CSE) is an academic program at many universities which comprises scientific and engineering aspects of computing. CSE...
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    In computer programming, a macro (short for "macro instruction"; from Greek μακρο- 'long, large') is a rule or pattern that specifies how a certain input...
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  • In mathematical optimization and computer science, heuristic (from Greek εὑρίσκω "I find, discover") is a technique designed for problem solving more quickly...
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    Computer graphics is a sub-field of computer science which studies methods for digitally synthesizing and manipulating visual content. Although the term...
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  • In computer science, an integer is a datum of integral data type, a data type that represents some range of mathematical integers. Integral data types...
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    The history of computer science began long before the modern discipline of computer science, usually appearing in forms like mathematics or physics. Developments...
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  • In computer science, a lock or mutex (from mutual exclusion) is a synchronization primitive: a mechanism that enforces limits on access to a resource when...
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    formal languages, which are used in mathematical logic and theoretical computer science, a string is a finite sequence of symbols that are chosen from a set...
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