technical tech‧ni‧cal 1 [ˈteknɪkl] adjective
connected with practical knowledge, skills, or methods, especially in industrial or scientific work:

• The manual contains all the technical information on the product.

• Our staff provide technical support 7 days a week.

• We have appointed a new technical director.

— technically adverb :

• Is the project technically feasible?

• a technically advanced industry

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technically UK US /ˈteknɪkəli/ adverb
according to an exact understanding of the rules, facts, etc.: »

Independent auditors have declared that the country's central bank is now technically bankrupt.


Exit penalties - technically known as market value reductions - can mean policyholders lose up to 28% of their current fund value.


Technically speaking, your tea breaks are your employer's time rather than yours.

technically accurate/illegal/true »

Although technically illegal, copying of music for personal use is extremely common.

in a way that relates to the knowledge, machines, or methods used in science and industry: »

Construction of the digital communications network will be technically challenging.

technically advanced/feasible/possible »

Provided that the correct incentives are in place, it should be technically and economically feasible to stabilize greenhouse gas concentrations.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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