Definition of terotechnology in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌtɛrə(ʊ)tɛkˈnɒlədʒi/
Pronunciation: /ˌtɪərə(ʊ)tɛkˈnɒlədʒi/


[mass noun] British
The branch of technology and engineering concerned with the installation and maintenance of equipment.
Example sentences
  • We specialize in the application of terotechnology and risk assessment to provide a strategic approach in the provision of facility engineering maintenance.
  • Terotechnology is a theoretical framework which should provide the answers to the requests in industry for minimization of maintenance costs.
  • Terotechnology’s major contribution is the life cycle approach to maintenance cost reduction.



Example sentences
  • This paper concentrates on the costs associated with ownership and operation of plants from a terotechnological viewpoint.
  • Our staff members are mechanical engineers, terotechnological engineers, welding engineers and electrical engineers who may be flexibly employed.


Example sentences
  • Ballesty is a terotechnologist with a background in science, engineering, environmental research and management.
  • Planning officers, civil engineers and terotechnologists appreciate our prompt, professional and comprehensive support.


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

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