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technology

 [tek-nol´ah-je]
scientific knowledge; the sum of the study of a technique.
assisted reproductive technology (ART) any procedure that involves manipulation of eggs or sperm to establish pregnancy in treatment of infertility, such as in vitro fertilization, gamete intrafallopian transfer, tubal embryo transfer, and zygote intrafallopian transfer.

tech·nol·o·gy

(tek-nol'ŏ-jē),
The knowledge and use of the techniques of a profession, art, or science.
[G. technē, an art, + logos, study]

technology

/tech·nol·o·gy/ (-je) scientific knowledge; the sum of the study of a technique.
assisted reproductive technology  (ART) any procedure involving the manipulation of eggs or sperm to establish pregnancy in the treatment of infertility.

technology

[teknol′əjē]
Etymology: Gk, techne, art, logos, study
1 the application of science or the scientific method to commercial or industrial objectives.
2 the knowledge and use of science applied to the conversion of natural resources for the benefit of humans.

technology

The application of scientific or other organized knowledge--including any tool, technique, product, process, method, organization or system--to practical tasks. See Antibody technology, Biotechnology, Enabling technology, Green technology, Halfway technology, High tech, Mature technology, Microarray technology, Nanotechnology, Object-oriented technology, Pen-based technology, Platform technology, Push technology, Reference technology, SKY technology, Slam-bang technology, Store & forward technology, Web technology, Wireless technology.

tech·nol·o·gy

(tĕk-nol'ŏ-jē)
The application of scientific knowledge and skills for practical purposes.
[G. technē, an art, + logos, study]

tech·nol·o·gy

(tĕk-nol'ŏ-jē)
Knowledge and use of techniques of a profession, art, or science.
[G. technē, an art, + logos, study]
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Starting with the personal computer, the author describes representative peripherals successful in reducing barriers to people with disabilities in public institutions, draws on the universal mainstream technology, and tells how to mate it with adaptive technology to allow the user with disabilities to work side by side with the nondisabled user.
Perkins School for the Blind announced today its intention to acquire the assets of Adaptive Technology Consulting, Inc.
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