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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

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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