American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. The application of science, especially to industrial or commercial objectives.
- n. The scientific method and material used to achieve a commercial or industrial objective.
- n. Electronic or digital products and systems considered as a group: a store specializing in office technology.
- n. Anthropology The body of knowledge available to a society that is of use in fashioning implements, practicing manual arts and skills, and extracting or collecting materials.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. That branch of knowledge which deals with the various industrial arts; the science or systematic knowledge of the industrial arts, as spinning, metal-working, or brewing.
- n. uncountable The study of or a collection of techniques.
- n. countable A device, material, or sequence of mathematical coded electronic instructions created by a person's mind that is built, assembled, or produced and which is not part of the natural world.
- n. All the different and usable technologies developed by a culture or people.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. Industrial science; the science of systematic knowledge of the industrial arts, especially of the more important manufactures, as spinning, weaving, metallurgy, etc.
- n. the practical application of science to commerce or industry
- n. the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems
- From Ancient Greek τεχνολογία (tekhnologia, "systematic treatment (of grammar)"), from τέχνη (tekhne, "art") + -λογία. (Wiktionary)
- Greek tekhnologiā, systematic treatment of an art or craft : tekhnē, skill; + -logiā, -logy. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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