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Definition of “technology” - Learner’s Dictionary

technology

noun [C, U]
 
 
/tekˈnɒlədʒi/
B1 knowledge, equipment, and methods that are used in science and industry: computer technologyInventing, designing and innovationCreating and producing
technological
 
 
/ˌteknəˈlɒdʒɪkəl/ adjective
B2 relating to, or involving technology: technological developmentsInventing, designing and innovationCreating and producing
technologically adverb →  See also information technology
Translations of “technology”
in Arabic تَقْنية, تِكْنولوجيا…
in Korean 과학기술…
in Malaysian teknologi…
in French technologie…
in Turkish teknoloji…
in Italian tecnologia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 技術(學), 應用技術, (尤指)工業技術…
in Russian технология…
in Polish technika, technologia…
in Vietnamese công nghệ…
in Spanish tecnología…
in Portuguese tecnologia…
in Thai เทคโนโลยี…
in German die Technologie…
in Catalan tecnologia…
in Japanese 科学技術, テクノロジー…
in Indonesian teknologi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 技术(学), 应用技术, (尤指)工业技术…
(Definition of technology from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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