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noun technique pronunciation in American English /tekˈnik/
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singulartechnique
pluraltechniques
  1. 1
    [countable] a method of doing something using a special skill that you have developed
    statistical/analytical/surgical techniques
    technique for: a useful technique for dealing with difficult customers
    technique of: modern techniques of business management
  2. 2
    [uncountable] the skills needed to do a particular activity, especially in sports or art
    a player of great technique

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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