Definition of intermediate technology in English:

intermediate technology

Line breaks: inter|medi|ate tech|nol¦ogy


[mass noun]
  • Technology suitable for use in developing countries, typically making use of locally available resources.
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    • He recommended an intermediate technology for underdeveloped countries and advocated environmental protection and organic farming.

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