Noun science has 2 senses
  1. science, scientific discipline - a particular branch of scientific knowledge; "the science of genetics"
    --1 is a kind of discipline, subject, subject area, subject field, field, field of study, study, bailiwick, branch of knowledge
    --1 is a part of scientific knowledge
    --1 has parts: scientific theory
    --1 has particulars:
     natural science; mathematics, math, maths; agronomy, scientific agriculture; agrobiology; agrology; architectonics, tectonics; metallurgy; metrology; nutrition; psychology, psychological science; information science, informatics, information processing, IP; cognitive science; social science; strategics; systematics; thanatology; cryptanalysis, cryptanalytics, cryptography, cryptology; linguistics
  2. skill, science - ability to produce solutions in some problem domain; "the skill of a well-trained boxer"; "the sweet science of pugilism"
    --2 is a kind of ability, power
    --2 has particulars: nose; virtuosity