tech
I. noun Date: 1942 technician <
lab techs
>
<
a computer tech
>
II. noun Usage: often attributive Date: 1972 technology <
the triumph of tech…is far from complete — Newsweek
>
III. abbreviation 1. technical; technically 2. technological

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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