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technology

noun [C/U]  /tekˈnɑl·ə·dʒi/ us  
social studies the methods for using scientific discoveries for practical purposes, esp. in industry: [U] computer/medical/space technology social studies Technology is also a particular method by which science is used for practical purposes: [C] Dairy producers are experimenting with new technologies to reduce the cholesterol in milk.
technological
adjective  /ˌtek·nəˈlɑdʒ·ɪ·kəl/ us  
We live in an era of rapid technological change.
technologically
adverb  /ˌtek·nəˈlɑdʒ·ɪ·kli/ us  
The new cars will be energy efficient, environmentally friendly and technologically advanced.
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