high-tech
adjective see high tech

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  • high-tech — [ ajtɛk ] n. m. inv. • 1980 adj.; abrév. angl. de high technology « haute technologie » ♦ Anglic. 1 ♦ Utilisation décorative, architecturale d objets et d éléments industriels. 2 ♦ Technique de pointe. Adjt Une médecine high tech. high tech [… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • *high-tech — ● high tech adjectif invariable (abréviation de l anglais high technology, haute technologie) Se dit d un style de décoration intérieure caractérisé par l intégration de matériaux, de meubles ou d accessoires conçus pour un usage professionnel,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • high tech — adjective ** using the most modern or advanced technology available: high tech computer companies the car s high tech steering system …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • high-tech — high′ tech′ n. 1) cvb high technology 2) fur a style of interior design using industrial and commercial fixtures, materials, etc., or incorporating elements having the stark, utilitarian appearance characteristic of industrial design 3) fur of,… …   From formal English to slang

  • high-tech — (also hi tech) ► ADJECTIVE 1) employing, requiring, or involved in high technology. 2) (of architecture and interior design) employing a functional style and industrial materials, such as steel and plastic …   English terms dictionary

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