high tech

\ ˈhī-ˈtek How to pronounce high tech (audio) \
variants: or less commonly hi-tech

Definition of high tech

2 : a style of interior design featuring industrial products, materials, or designs

Other Words from high tech

high-tech or less commonly hi-tech adjective

Examples of high tech in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Now consider the Crown’s premium and high tech features. Karl Brauer, Forbes, 15 July 2022 Intel also will spend $50 million over the next 10 years in Ohio at universities and community colleges to develop a workforce to work in high tech. Laura Hancock, cleveland, 9 Sep. 2022 An economy once dependent on heavy industry and coal mining has transformed into one centered on high tech, manufacturing and technology. Kevin Baxter, Los Angeles Times, 23 Aug. 2022 So there needs to be a balance between high tech and high touch. Danielle Abril, Washington Post, 9 Aug. 2022 The Senate on Tuesday advanced a $280 billion bill designed to boost the semiconductor industry in the United States and to accelerate high tech research that backers say will be critical to the economy in future decades. Kevin Freking, cleveland, 26 July 2022 While high tech tech skills are not simple talents, technology proficiency, especially in today’s increasingly digital world, relies on execution and completion for success. Paige Francis, Forbes, 15 Aug. 2022 The industry has struggled to bring down the cost of this technology, which is produced using wind and solar power and a high tech electrolysis process. Evan Halper, Washington Post, 12 Aug. 2022 The bill has been in the works for years, starting with efforts by Schumer and Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind., to increase the government’s investment in high tech research and development. Kevin Freking, ajc, 27 July 2022 See More

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First Known Use of high tech

1969, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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5 Oct 2022

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“High tech.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high%20tech. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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More Definitions for high tech

high tech

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Kids Definition of high tech

: technology involving the production or use of advanced or sophisticated devices

Other Words from high tech

high-tech adjective


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