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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TECHNOLOGY

The Ministry of Science and Technology had sent up a lengthy one.

Third only in population, but first in productive capacity and technology.

So did the unfolding of art, ethics, technology, and politics.

The movie satirizes the human being's relation to food and technology.

Technology at this level uncouples the past from the present.

This use of technology in creative writing is far from being neutral.

They'd want samples of our machinery, our literature and our technology.

"It's not the stuff they bring in from outside that runs this technology," the uncle said.

Music is acquiring a technology as confusing and as extensive as bacteriology.

Technology, '68, in 1872 marks a definite period in the history of this department.

WORD ORIGIN

1610s, "discourse or treatise on an art or the arts," from Greek tekhnologia "systematic treatment of an art, craft, or technique," originally referring to grammar, from tekhno- (see techno-) + -logy. The meaning "science of the mechanical and industrial arts" is first recorded 1859. High technology attested from 1964; short form high-tech is from 1972.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.