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American English: /ˈtɛknək(ə)l/
British English: /ˈtɛknɪk(ə)l/

Translation of technical in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 (of technology)
    technical difficulty
    (in technique)
    dificultad (feminine) técnica
    (in functioning)
    problema (masculine) técnico
    a technical hitch
    un problema (de carácter) técnico
    Example sentences
    • The objectifying consciousness that brought about the rise of natural science and the advanced technical culture of the West profoundly damaged theological thought.
    • It was an extraordinary technical achievement.
    • These technical achievements are intriguing.
    1.2 (specialized)
    technical term
    término (masculine) técnico
    don't get too technical, please!
    ¡por favor, déjate de tecnicismos!
    Example sentences
    • The true tattoo artist has had years of formal training and apprenticeship and has thoroughly learned the technical skills of the craft.
    • Great cinematography is a true art form and its practitioners combine an artistic eye, consummate technical skill and long term experience to come up with a great shot.
    • But in order to initiate this interplay, the creator - the artist - must have some measure of skill or technical proficiency in his or her craft.
    Example sentences
    • He is a prolific writer, with more than two dozen technical articles and books to his name.
    • His book is a technical book written for specialists.
    • His articles are highly technical and written for specialists in the field of differential geometry.
    1.3 (of technique)
  • 2 (in strict terms) See examples: it was a technical victory, but we gained no real benefit
    en teoría fue una victoria, pero no obtuvimos ningún beneficio real

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