Meaning of “technical” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /ˈteknɪkəl/
Extra Examples
They apologized for the delay and blamed it on technical problems.The factory houses a lot of technical equipment.The college runs a number of technical courses.The university specialises in technical subjects.His job is to provide technical assistance to the department.

B2 relating to the knowledge, machines, or methods used in science and industry:

We're having a few technical problems.

relating to the knowledge and methods of a particular subject or job:

There are a few technical terms here that I don't understand.

B2 relating to practical skills and methods that are used in a particular activity:

As a dancer she had great technical skill.

(Definition of “technical” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)