|1.||[ adjective ] of or relating to technique|
"technical innovation in recent novels" "technical details"
|2.||[ adjective ] characterizing or showing skill in or specialized knowledge of applied arts and sciences|
"a technical problem" "highly technical matters hardly suitable for the general public" "a technical report" "technical training" "technical language"
|Related terms:||nontechnical specialized specialised abstract|
|3.||[ adjective ] of or relating to proficiency in a practical skill|
"no amount of technical skill and craftsmanship can take the place of vital interest"- John Dewey
|4.||[ adjective ] of or relating to a practical subject that is organized according to scientific principles|
"technical college" "technological development"
|Related terms:||engineering engineering|
|5.||[ noun ] (military,transportation) a pickup truck with a gun mounted on it|
|Related terms:||pickup military_vehicle|
|6.||[ adjective ] (stock exchange) resulting from or dependent on market factors rather than fundamental economic considerations|
"analysts content that the stock market is due for a technical rally" "the fall is only a technical correction"
|7.||[ noun ] (basketball) a foul that can be assessed on a player or a coach or a team for unsportsmanlike conduct; does not usually involve physical contact during play|
|Related terms:||foul basketball|
|8.||[ adjective ] (chemistry) of production of chemicals for commercial purposes especially on a large scale|
"technical (or commercial) sulfuric acid"
|Related terms:||chemistry commercial|