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Meaning of TECHNICAL

Pronunciation:  'teknikul

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  (chemistry) of production of chemicals for commercial purposes especially on a large scale; "technical (or commercial) sulfuric acid"
  2. [adj]  resulting from or dependent on market factors rather than fundamental economic considerations; "analysts content that the stock market is due for a technical rally"; "the fall is only a technical correction"
  3. [adj]  characterizing or showing skill in or specialized knowledge of applied arts and sciences; "a technical problem"; "highly technical matters hardly suitable for the general public"; "a technical report"; "producing the A-bomb was a challenge to the technical people of this country"; "technical training"; "technical language"
  4. [adj]  of or relating to technique; "technical innovation in recent novels"; "technical details"
  5. [adj]  of or relating to proficiency in a practical skill; "no amount of technical skill and craftsmanship can take the place of vital interest"- John Dewey
  6. [adj]  of or relating to a practical subject that is organized according to scientific principles; "technical college"; "technological development"

TECHNICAL is a 9 letter word that starts with T.


 Synonyms: abstract, commercial, specialised, specialized, technological, theoretical
 Antonyms: nontechnical, untechnical



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Tech"nic*al\, a. [Gr. ?, fr. ? an art, probably from
the same root as ?, ?, to bring forth, produce, and perhaps
akin to E. text: cf. F. technique.]
Of or pertaining to the useful or mechanic arts, or to any
science, business, or the like; specially appropriate to any
art, science, or business; as, the words of an indictment
must be technical. --Blackstone.