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Maybe, but I also think that they are completely reliant on each other. I think of design as the actual plans or purpose of something and engineering as the execution of the design. Sometimes they hold each other back, materials not strong enough to support a design or a design that does not take full advantage of the engineering. Advancements in one can lead to progress in the other.
Think of the electric car. They’ve been around for a while but required huge batteries that impacted the design of the car. Because the technology for batteries was lacking and moved slowly we had to design cars around what we were able to engineer. Since then we figured out to incorporate them into the frame of the car for stability and a lower center of gravity (safer and better handling in automotive terms). [See the Tesla S for more info](http://www.teslamotors.com/models/features#/safety)
As batteries become more advanced they will become lighter and require less space allowing us to change the design of the car. Who knows maybe they will only be the size of a bread box and allow us to put in amenities that we never thought to put in automobiles or cars the size of sedans that can seat 10 comfortably.
***TL;DR*** semantics bro