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- adj. Not technical.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. not characteristic of or skilled in applied arts and sciences. Opposite of
- adj. comprehensible to the general public; not requiring specialized training to be understood.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. not characteristic of or skilled in applied arts and sciences
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Can someone please rewrite these instructions in nontechnical English for folks who can’t code but love to share files?
Scrambling is a generally defined as a nontechnical method of climbing rock falls and other rocky areas.
“There is an absolutely crystal-clear hierarchy at Google,” says Denise Griffin, who was hired at Google for a nontechnical job in 2000.
Do you recommend any nontechnical introductions to economics?
A recent nontechnical overview of the field — from a mainstream biologist's perspective — can be found here: B.
The Lingua initiative, driven almost entirely by the enthusiasm, creativity, and the efforts of volunteer translators, demonstrates the capacity for a community of like-minded translators and writers to bridge language barriers to share stories and information, based on a simple, nontechnical platform.
By embedding mini-applications and other components, Wave makes interactive coursework a possibility for nontechnical students, moving larger numbers of students away from purely text-based assignments and into multimedia composition.
Here is a nice nontechnical review by the same authors: M.E. Csete and J.C. Doyle, Reverse engineering of biological complexity, Science 295, 1664 (2002). doi: 10.1126/science. 1069981.
Organizations have traditionally addressed the cyber threat by focusing on myriad technological controls, while often neglecting critical nontechnical measures.
But it's unclear how such a theory could ever be explained to the nonspecialist, or even what a satisfactory nontechnical explanation could be.