Synonyms for technology

Synonyms for (noun) technology

Synonyms: engineering, technology

Definition: the practical application of science to commerce or industry

Similar words: profession

Definition: an occupation requiring special education (especially in the liberal arts or sciences)

Similar words: practical application, application

Definition: the act of bringing something to bear; using it for a particular purpose

Usage: he advocated the application of statistics to the problem; a novel application of electronics to medical diagnosis

Synonyms: technology, engineering, engineering science, applied science

Definition: the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems

Usage: he had trouble deciding which branch of engineering to study

Similar words: field, field of study, study, subject, subject area, subject field, bailiwick, discipline

Definition: a branch of knowledge

Usage: in what discipline is his doctorate?; teachers should be well trained in their subject; anthropology is the study of human beings

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