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technologynoun [C or U]

uk   /tekˈnɒl.ə.dʒi/ us   /tekˈnɑː.lə.dʒi/
B1 (the study and knowledge of) the practical, especially industrial, use of scientific discoveries: computer technology Modern technology is amazing, isn't it? What this country needs is a long-term policy for investment in science and technology.
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(Definition of technology from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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technologynoun [C/U]

us   /tekˈnɑl·ə·dʒi/
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 us   /ˌtek·nəˈlɑdʒ·ɪ·kəl/
We live in an era of rapid technological change.
technologically
adverb us   /ˌtek·nəˈlɑdʒ·ɪ·kli/
The new cars will be energy efficient, environmentally friendly and technologically advanced.
(Definition of technology from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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technologynoun

uk   /tekˈnɒlədʒi/ us   plural technologies
[C or U] the use of scientific knowledge or processes in business, industry, manufacturing, etc.: The fast pace of technology presents enormous implications for sustainable business development. All our products are backed up by cutting-edge technology. computer/wireless/audio technology stem-cell/gene technology a technology company/firm/industry the technology sector/market/boom technology stocks/sharesnew/advanced/existing technologies Basic economic relations are changing as new technologies and markets emerge.developments/advances/changes in technology Changes in technology drive changes in business models.create/develop/upgrade technologies Cleaner technologies are being developed to cut pollution from coal-burning power plants.
[C] new machinery and equipment that has been developed using scientific knowledge or processes: Roll-out of the new technology has been dogged by technical problems and secrecy.use/trial/test technologies Companies always trial their technologies before putting them on the market. Fuel-cell technologies are being used to generate power for telecom and industrial customers.
(Definition of technology from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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