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Definition of "technique" []

  • The systematic procedure by which a complex or scientific task is accomplished. (noun)
  • The way in which the fundamentals, as of an artistic work, are handled. (noun)
  • Skill or command in handling such fundamentals. See Synonyms at art1. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "technique" in a sentence
  • "This technique is about solving back pain caused by poor posture."
  • "The photos above show printed-out pages, but this technique is also useful for attaching blank pages for handwritten notes."
  • "The disadvantage of this technique is the number of variables."