Definitions for technological
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word technological.
based in scientific and industrial progress
"a technological civilization"
of or relating to a practical subject that is organized according to scientific principles
"technical college"; "technological development"
Of, relating to, involving or caused by technology, especially modern scientific technology.
Technology is the application of knowledge for achieving practical goals in a reproducible way. The word technology can also mean the products resulting from such efforts,: 117 including both tangible tools such as utensils or machines, and intangible ones such as software. Technology plays a critical role in science, engineering, and everyday life. Technological advancements have led to significant changes in society. The earliest known technology is the stone tool, used during prehistoric times, followed by the control of fire, which contributed to the growth of the human brain and the development of language during the Ice Age. The invention of the wheel in the Bronze Age allowed greater travel and the creation of more complex machines. More recent technological inventions, including the printing press, telephone, and the Internet, have lowered barriers to communication and ushered in the knowledge economy. While technology contributes to economic development and improve human prosperity, it can also have negative impacts like pollution or resource depletion, or may cause social harms like technological unemployment resulting from automation. As a result, there are ongoing philosophical and political debates about the role and use of technology, the ethics of technology, and ways to mitigate potential downsides.
Technological refers to anything related to technology, which involves the application of scientific knowledge and methods to create practical solutions, inventions, tools, machinery, techniques or systems that can solve problems, improve existing solutions, or perform specific functions. This term can pertain to various fields such as information technology, engineering, biotechnology, etc. and can refer to skills, processes, methods, or the state of technological progress and development in a particular context.
of or pertaining to technology
Using or relating to technology.
The technological device was very efficient and effective for its purpose.
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The numerical value of technological in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of technological in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
This will be the biggest technological renewal ever seen in Madrid, the new lighting installation allows us to make significant progress towards becoming a smart city, which is more sustainable and, in conclusion, a more liveable city.
This is not very good, but it could also possibly play into our hands, the existing circumstances have an evident plus too: Russia has gained a new impulse towards scientific and technological development.
More and more I come to value charity and love of one's fellow being above everything else... All our lauded technological progress--our very civilization--is like the axe in the hand of the pathological criminal.
The law is out of date and that means the technological service we offer had not yet been invented, the law needs to be changed to make it possible and it is now up to the politicians to do that.
During my eighty-seven years I have witnessed a whole succession of technological revolutions. But none of them has done away with the need for character in the individual or the ability to think.
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- tecnològicCatalan, Valencian
- teknologiskNorwegian Nynorsk
- công nghệVietnamese
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