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tech·nol·o·gy

technology

 
 
pronunciation:
tek na l ji
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part of speech: noun
inflections: technologies
definition 1: a field of knowledge concerned with the use of industrial arts and applied science to achieve practical objectives, or the various inventions and means of solving problems that result from research in this field.
Doctors now depend heavily on medical technology.That country has vast natural resources but lacks the technology to exploit them.
 
definition 2: a particular method of solving practical problems that results from research in the fields of industrial arts and applied sciences.
These houses are heated with the newest solar technology.
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derivation: technologist (n.)
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