technological

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adjective tech·no·log·i·cal \ ˌtek-nə-ˈlä-ji-kəl \
variants: or less commonly technologic play \-ˈlä-jik\

Definition of technological

1 :of, relating to, or characterized by technology
2 :resulting from improvements in technical processes that increase productivity of machines and eliminates manual operations or operations done by older machines

technologically

play \-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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First Known Use of technological

1789


TECHNOLOGICAL Defined for Kids

technological

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adjective tech·no·log·i·cal \ ˌtek-nə-ˈlä-ji-kəl \

Definition of technological for Students

:of or relating to technology


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