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Noun: technology  tek'nó-lu-jee
  1. The practical application of science to commerce or industry
    - engineering, tech [informal]
  2. The discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems
    "he had trouble deciding which branch of technology to study";
    - engineering, engineering science, applied science

Derived forms: technologies

Type of: application, bailiwick, discipline, field, field of study, practical application, profession, study, subject, subject area, subject field

Encyclopedia: Technology, Policy and Management