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high technology

n.
Technology that involves highly advanced or specialized systems or devices.

high′-tech·nol′o·gy adj.

high technology

n
(Electronics) highly sophisticated, often electronic, techniques used in manufacturing and other processes

high′ technol′ogy


n.
technology that uses highly sophisticated equipment and advanced engineering techniques, as microelectronics, genetic engineering, or telecommunications.
[1965–70]
high′-tech•nol′o•gy, adj.
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Noun1.high technology - highly advanced technological development (especially in electronics)high technology - highly advanced technological development (especially in electronics)
automation, mechanisation, mechanization - the act of implementing the control of equipment with advanced technology; usually involving electronic hardware; "automation replaces human workers by machines"
engineering, technology - the practical application of science to commerce or industry
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