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  • Engineering [r]: The profession in which a knowledge of the mathematical and natural sciences gained by study, experience and practice is applied with judgment to develop ways to economically use the materials and forces of nature for the benefit of mankind. [e]
  • Chemical engineering [r]: The field of engineering that deals with industrial and natural processes involving the chemical, physical or biological transformation of matter or energy into forms useful for mankind, economically and safely without compromising the environment [e]
  • Electrical engineering [r]: The branch of engineering that deals primarily with electricity and electromagnetism. [e]
  • Electrical power plant [r]: An umbrella term for facilities to generate electric power, usually on an industrial scale. [e]
  • Coal-fired power plant [r]: A generic term for several kinds of industrial plants which produce electricity by burning coal. [e]
  • Coal [r]: A carbon-containing rock formed by the effect of bacteria, heat and pressure on the debris from the decay of ferns, vines, trees and other plants which flourished in swamps millions of years ago. [e]
  • Combustion [r]: A sequence of exothermic chemical reactions between a fuel and an oxidant accompanied by the production of heat or both heat and light in the form of either a glow or flames. [e]

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