\ ˈtek How to pronounce tech (audio) \

Definition of tech

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: technician lab techs a computer tech

tech

noun (2), often attributive

Definition of tech (Entry 2 of 3)

: technology the triumph of tech … is far from completeNewsweek

Definition of tech (Entry 3 of 3)

First Known Use of tech

Noun (1)

1942, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1972, in the meaning defined above

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“Tech.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tech. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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