Definition of techno in English:


Syllabification: tech·no
Pronunciation: /ˈteknō


  • A style of fast, heavy electronic dance music, typically with few or no vocals.
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    • The last two weeks they played techno and dance music at the end of the night.
    • The group's sound is blank canvas of electronic soundscapes that fuse techno, hip hop, drum and bass and house.
    • Their music is a mixture of Eastern European folk, gypsy, techno and American jazz.


1980s: abbreviation of technological.

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