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- n. a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow
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As explained in Chapter 1, a technology has two compo nents: (1) a hardware aspect that consists of the tool that embodies the technology in the form of a material or physical object and (2) a software aspect that consists of the information base for the tool.