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technological

[tek-nuh-loj-i-kuh l]
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  1. of or relating to technology; relating to science and industry.
  2. Economics. caused by technical advances in production methods.
Sometimes tech·no·log·ic.

Origin of technological

First recorded in 1620–30; technolog(y) + -ical
Related formstech·no·log·i·cal·ly, adverban·ti·tech·no·log·i·cal, adjectivenon·tech·no·log·ic, adjectivenon·tech·no·log·i·cal, adjectivenon·tech·no·log·i·cal·ly, adverbpre·tech·no·log·i·cal, adjectivepre·tech·no·log·i·cal·ly, adverb
Can be confusedtechnical technological
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Examples from the Web for technologically

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Historical Examples

  • But then, of course, was the question of what to do with the technologically unemployed.

    Mercenary

    Dallas McCord Reynolds

  • At that time we were approximately 300 years ahead, technologically, of the people of Mert.

    Conquest Over Time

    Michael Shaara

  • Aesthetic structuring, culturally rooted and technologically supported, affects the efficiency of designed items.

  • These dockyards were so technologically advanced that they were daily viewed by visitors and ambassadors.

  • Technologically, it was a repeatable miracle that occurred too often to even be interesting.

    Planet of the Damned

    Harry Harrison


Word Origin and History for technologically

technological

adj.

1620s, from technology + -ical. Related: Technologically.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper