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noun [uncountable] STEM pronunciation in American English /stem/
  1. 1
    science, technology, engineering and math: the sciences as educational subjects
    Studying STEM subjects leads directly to a huge variety of exciting and rewarding career opportunities.
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    science, technology, engineering and mathematics: four fields of expertise that are considered essential for a country's prosperous development
    Most analyses of STEM jobs consider only jobs that require a four-year degree. But jobs in those fields that don’t require a four-year degree often still pay well.
    Submitted from United Kingdom on 18/06/2013


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