physics has definitions from the field of physics
[ noun ] (physics) the science of matter and energy and their interactions

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(The Dallas Morning News,...)

`` A person with a master's_degree in physics , chemistry , math or English , yet who has not taken Education courses , is not permitted to teach in the public_schools '' , said Grover .

(Nathan Rapport, ""I've Been Here before!"...)

Modern physics has developed the theory that all matter consists_of minute waves of energy .

(Frank Oppenheimer, "Science and Fear-- A Discussion...)

Is the future of psychology akin to the rich future of physics at the time of Newton ?

Just as present technology had to await the explanations of physics , so one might expect that social invention will follow growing sociological understanding .

I believe that what I do has some effect on his actions and I have learned , in_a_way , to commune with drunks , but certainly my actions seem to resemble more nearly the performance of a rain_dance than the carrying_out of an experiment in physics .

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