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terotechnology Line breaks: tero|tech¦nol¦ogy
Pronunciation: /ˌtɛrə(ʊ)tɛkˈnɒlədʒi/
/ˌtɪərə(ʊ)tɛkˈnɒlədʒi/

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Definition of terotechnology in English:

noun

[mass noun] British
The branch of technology and engineering concerned with the installation and maintenance of equipment.

Origin

1970s: from Greek tērein 'take care of' + technology.

Derivatives

terotechnological

1
adjective

terotechnologist

2
noun

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