- a) Based on precise facts.
Technically he was Canadian, but everyone assumed he was American.b) Having the skills or talent required for a certain job or profession.
Although she is technically gifted, her piano playing lacks passion.
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Technically — Tech nic*al*ly, adv. In a technical manner; according to the signification of terms as used in any art, business, or profession. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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technically — adverb 1. with regard to technique (Freq. 1) technically lagging behind the Japanese a technically brilliant boxer • Derived from adjective: ↑technical 2. with regard to technical skill and the technology available (Freq. 1) a technically b … Useful english dictionary
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technically — [[t]te̱knɪkəli[/t]] ADV: ADV adj, ADV with cl If something is technically the case, it is the case according to a strict interpretation of facts, laws, or rules, but may not be important or relevant in a particular situation. Nude bathing is… … English dictionary
technically */ — UK [ˈteknɪklɪ] / US adverb 1) in a way that involves or shows skill in doing something She s the most technically accomplished player in the tournament. 2) according to a strict way of understanding the meaning of a rule or a set of facts… … English dictionary
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