What does low-tech mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. low-tech(adj)

    not involving high technology


  1. low-tech(Adjective)

    Simple, uncomplicated, primitive, not involving advanced technology.

    Sometimes the low-tech ways are best: bash it with a rock, that'll loosen it.

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    US English

How to say low-tech in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of low-tech in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of low-tech in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of low-tech in a Sentence

  1. Hany Farid:

    It is striking that such a simple manipulation can be so effective and believable, to some, while I think that deep-fake technology poses a real threat, this type of low-tech fake shows that there is a larger threat of misinformation campaigns -- too many of us are willing to believe the worst in people that we disagree with.

  2. Zubin Eapen:

    It is likely that this relatively low-tech but high touch means of communicating the daily steps that must be taken for long-term behavior change can be used across both prevention and chronic disease management efforts.

  3. Edin Omanovic:

    There's often a low-tech solution to these problems, with quarantine, sometimes the best thing is just to go and have a look.

  4. John McCain:

    Our Defense Department has grown larger but less capable, more complex but less innovative, more proficient at defeating low-tech adversaries but more vulnerable to high-tech ones.

  5. Wendie Berg:

    It seemed like a particularly relevant question because in many countries there is no mammography available, there are now low-tech ultrasound devices that produce images of similar quality to devices used in this study.

Images & Illustrations of low-tech

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