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 That is a great example of using high tech to create a highly personalized shopping experience. Walter Loeb, Forbes, 21 Apr. 2021 The thriving Cambridge Science Park comprises 1.7 million square-feet of high tech and laboratory buildings and is home to 7,000 people at over 130 companies. Adrian Croft, Fortune, 15 Apr. 2021 Biden's plan is also likely to give a lift to companies that run cell phone towers, data centers and other high tech and telecom infrastructure, said Mercer's Calcagni. Paul R. La Monica, CNN, 8 Apr. 2021 The Nasdaq 100 also jumped as investors took April’s jobs whiff to mean that the Fed won’t be turning off the taps anytime soon, keeping rates low and helping to sustain sky-high tech valuations. Fortune, 10 May 2021 Raised by a survivalist who eschewed technology, Colter has built a career melding those ingrained instincts with an embrace of the high tech. Oline H. Cogdill, sun-sentinel.com, 4 May 2021 Higher returns on the risk-free asset class have heightened concerns over sky-high tech valuations and pushed the Nasdaq down about 5% from a February high. Jonathan Ponciano, Forbes, 18 Mar. 2021 There are many companies and outfits that boast not only high tech (and high dollar) kayaks and accessories, but the trend for customization is limitless. Jim Gronaw, baltimoresun.com/maryland/carroll, 3 Apr. 2021 High touch will lose even more ground to high tech. John Gurda, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 31 Mar. 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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7 Jun 2021

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“High tech.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high%20tech. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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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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