high technology

noun
Updated on: 20 Apr 2018

Definition of high technology

: scientific technology involving the production or use of advanced or sophisticated devices especially in the fields of electronics and computers

Examples of high technology in a Sentence

  1. This region has become a center of high technology.

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First Known Use of high technology

1964

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Definition of high technology for English Language Learners

  • : the use or creation of new scientific methods or materials especially when they involve computers or electronic devices


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