high tech

\ ˈhī-ˈtek How to pronounce high tech (audio) \
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Definition of high tech

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

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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 Researchers used advanced technology like high tech scanners, x-rays and digital photography to get down to the most precise details of the Lundens copy. Cailey Rizzo, Travel + Leisure, 23 June 2021 Our report shows healthcare and high tech are the two sectors driving the upward trend in resignations. Bryan Robinson, Forbes, 11 June 2021 It's been widely speculated that a high tech Amazon grocery store is one of the possibilities. Dee Depass, Star Tribune, 5 Apr. 2021 Maintaining the human touch amid the high tech of the virtual environment has been one of the biggest challenges leaders and managers have faced over the last year. Elisa Mallis, Forbes, 7 June 2021 SpaceX’s high tech capsules are completely automated, as are Blue Origin’s. Marcia Dunn, orlandosentinel.com, 28 May 2021 SpaceX’s high tech capsules are completely automated, as are Blue Origin’s. Marcia Dunn, Chron, 28 May 2021 SpaceX’s high tech capsules are completely automated, as are Blue Origin’s. Fox News, 25 May 2021 But without the right bed, the high tech wrapped around your wrist may be moot. Trevor Raab, Popular Mechanics, 11 June 2021

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First Known Use of high tech

1969, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of high tech was in 1969

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13 Jul 2021

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“High tech.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high%20tech. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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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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