- technical area,
- technical college,
- technical drawing,
- technical foul,
- technical institute
Origin of technical
Examples from the Web for technical
Several times, either because they forgot or they had a technical problem, they connected directly, and we could see them.
This was achieved only by a relentless program of technical advances.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Good intelligence comes when multiple sources and types (human, technical, open) of information are pulled together.
But these were technical solutions and unlikely to inspire protests alone.Sharpton Recalls Civil Rights Struggle in DC March Against Police Violence|Ben Jacobs|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There, Wynd confesses that he had spent the night sleeping on the floor, after a technical glitch was discovered around midnight.Dodo Bones and Kylie’s Poo: Inside London’s Strangest New Museum|Liza Foreman|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had been too busy in technical high school to be office boy for some time past.The Gorgeous Girl|Nalbro Bartley
The technical reader will at once grasp the idea thus embodied, and will need no further description of the details of working.Sharps and Flats|John Nevil Maskelyne
Special pleasure was afforded me by the development of the Technical High School.The Kaiser's Memoirs|William II, German Emperor
It will not be necessary to enter into a technical description of these plans.
Technical diminishing returns are often confused with historical diminishing returns.The Principles of Economics|Frank A. Fetter
1610s, "skilled in a particular art or subject," formed in English from Greek tekhnikos "of art," from tekhne "art, skill, craft" (see techno-). The sense narrowed to "having to do with the mechanical arts" (1727). Basketball technical foul (one which does not involve contact between opponents) is recorded from 1934. Boxing technical knock-out (one in which the loser is not knocked out) is recorded from 1921; abbreviation TKO is from 1940s.