Definitions for Polytechnicˌpɒl iˈtɛk nɪk

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  1. polytechnic institute, polytechnic, engineering school(noun)

    a technical school offering instruction in many industrial arts and applied sciences

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  1. polytechnic(Noun)

    An educational institute that teaches applied arts and sciences rather than academic subjects

  2. polytechnic(Adjective)

    that teaches applied arts and sciences rather than academic subjects

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  1. Polytechnic(adj)

    comprehending, or relating to, many arts and sciences; -- applied particularly to schools in which many branches of art and science are taught with especial reference to their practical application; also to exhibitions of machinery and industrial products

  2. Origin: [Gr. poly`technos; poly`s many + te`chnh an art: cf. F. polytechnique.]

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  1. Polytechnic

    Polytechnic are an indie-rock band based in Chorlton-cum-Hardy in Manchester, England.

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Polytechnic' in Nouns Frequency: #1961

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