Definition of


  1. (noun, cognition) skillfulness in the command of fundamentals deriving from practice and familiarity
  2. (noun, cognition) a practical method or art applied to some particular task

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Synonyms of Technique


Origin of the word Technique

  1. 1817, from Fr. technique "formal practical details in artistic expression," noun use of adj. technique "of art, technical," from Gk. tekhnikos (see techno-). more

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