See also: ciencia and ciència

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Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Latin scientia.

Pronunciation edit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /siˈẽ.si.ɐ/ [sɪˈẽ.sɪ.ɐ], (faster pronunciation) /ˈsjẽ.sjɐ/
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /siˈẽ.si.a/ [sɪˈẽ.sɪ.a], (faster pronunciation) /ˈsjẽ.sja/

Noun edit

ciência f (plural ciências)

  1. science (collective discipline of learning acquired through the scientific method)
  2. science (particular discipline or branch of learning)
  3. science, awareness (fact of knowing something)

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