Definition of 'technique'
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They will also take part in trials of new techniques. Times, Sunday Times (2017)His technique was different to anything seen previously. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They merely want to experiment with new techniques. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Tackling is a technique that you learn at a young age. The Sun (2017)But the true potential of these new techniques remains to be seen. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Rowing was his sport and at secondary school he worked with a coach who improved his technique and taught him about life. Times, Sunday Times (2017)His sport taught him this because he realised that without sight, his rowing technique improved. Times, Sunday Times (2017)That was good for student one-upmanship but he realised that more detailed data was necessary to help people improve their technique. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There’s a wide range of applications for structural color, and that’s kind of the reason why there’s so many different techniques. Smithsonian Mag (2017)You need different tactics and techniques for different groups to get the message right. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Make the most of your time in the gym by combining different practices and techniques. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They may employ those techniques correctly or incorrectly. Choice, Rationality, and Social Theory (1988)You will also learn breathing techniques to use during labour. The Sun (2013)He presented a study on this new technique at the conference. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Its methods and techniques will power new services and devices large and small. Times, Sunday Times (2014)She looked happy and her technique had improved considerably. No Way Home: A Cuban Dancer's Tale (2007)What follow are a number of different techniques designed to help you do this. HABIT BUSTING: A 10-step plan that will change your life (2002)The training techniques employed by instructors running obedience classes are usually very insistent. Superdog! Action plans that work for a happy and well-behaved pet (1990)What many doctors now recommend instead of medication is that you learn relaxation techniques. The Sun (2013)It was worth the investment in terms of the skills and techniques it gave me. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Experts say the new method could replace techniques that use blood or saliva samples. The Sun (2015)She could have hormonal issues or maybe you need to improve your technique? The Sun (2011)There are different techniques to get various sounds. The Sun (2011)One of the main techniques employed is talking to the "empty chair". Dictionary of Mind, Body and Spirit (1994)The second thing is to learn a relaxation technique. Get the Best out of the Rest of Your Life (1990)It was not enough to have technique or skill. Sir Alf: A Major Reappraisal of the Life and Times of England's Greatest Football Manager (2006)Therefore it is up to the student to improve their own lot by regular and proper practice of yoga techniques. M.E. and You - a self-help plan (1988)They have the technique, the ability. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's about technique and the ability to repeat it. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The operations served as a basis for new techniques in counter-insurgency warfare. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Great technique, ability to score from anywhere around the penalty area. The Sun (2007)Second, they practice important leadership techniques. Christianity Today (2000)Details of the new technique are published today in the journal Science. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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British English: technique /tɛkˈniːk/ NOUN
A technique is a particular method of doing an activity, usually a method that involves practical skills.
...the techniques of modern agriculture.
- American English: technique
- Arabic: أُسْلُوب
- Brazilian Portuguese: técnica
- Chinese: 技艺
- Croatian: tehnika
- Czech: metoda
- Danish: teknik
- Dutch: techniek
- European Spanish: técnica
- Finnish: tekniikka
- French: technique
- German: Methode
- Greek: τεχνική
- Italian: tecnica
- Japanese: 専門技術
- Korean: 기법
- Norwegian: teknikk
- Polish: technika
- European Portuguese: técnica
- Romanian: tehnică
- Russian: техника
- Spanish: técnica
- Swedish: teknik
- Thai: กลวิธี
- Turkish: teknik
- Ukrainian: техніка
- Vietnamese: kỹ xảo
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