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"technique" in British English

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techniquenoun [C or U]

uk   /tekˈniːk/ us   /tekˈniːk/
(Definition of technique from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"technique" in American English

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techniquenoun [C/U]

us   /tekˈnik/
a way of performing a skillful activity, or the skill needed to do it: [C] New surgical techniques are constantly being developed. [U] The violinist’s technique was flawless.
A technique is also a way of doing anything that involves planning: [C] She devised numerous techniques for annoying her father.
(Definition of technique from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"technique" in Business English

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techniquenoun [C]

uk   /tekˈniːk/ us  
a way of doing something that needs skill or thought: technique for (doing) sth You need to develop techniques for dealing with staff who have performance problems. management techniques
(Definition of technique from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “technique”
in Korean 기술…
in Arabic أُسْلوب فَنّي, تَقْنية…
in Malaysian teknik…
in French technique…
in Russian метод, техника…
in Chinese (Traditional) 技術,技能…
in Italian tecnica…
in Turkish teknik, usul, yöntem…
in Polish technika, metoda…
in Spanish técnica…
in Vietnamese cách thức, phương thức…
in Portuguese técnica…
in Thai เทคนิค…
in German die Technik…
in Catalan tècnica…
in Japanese (特殊な)方法, テクニック…
in Chinese (Simplified) 技术,技能…
in Indonesian teknik…
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