Meaning of “high technology” in the English Dictionary


"high technology" in Business English

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high technologynoun [ U ]

uk us also informal high tech IT, PRODUCTION

the companies and activites involved in the development, manufacture, or use of the most advanced machines, equipment, and methods:

Growth in durable goods manufacturing, which includes high technology, accounted for 13.3 percent of the state's new jobs.
With an increasing emphasis on high technology, life-cycles in some industries rarely achieve the mature stage.

(Definition of “high technology” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)