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adverb technically pronunciation in British English /ˈteknɪkli/
  1. 1
    in a way that involves or shows skill in doing something

    She's the most technically accomplished player in the tournament.

  2. 2
    according to a strict way of understanding the meaning of a rule or a set of facts

    Technically the war was over, but not all the fighting ceased immediately.

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