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technique

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Definition a way of doing something
  • She developed a new surgical technique that shortens recovery time.
technique = way of doing something
  • One technique I use for dealing with anger is to wait ten seconds before responding.
  • technique = way of doing something
  • In the late 1980s, Apple was a pioneer of an accounting technique called the "Double Irish with a Dutch sandwich," which reduced taxes by routing profits through various countries.
  • technique = way of doing something
  • So a new technique was devised.
    Kurt Vonnegut  --  Slaughterhouse-Five
  • I had been helping her with electrical stimulation, adjusting her, and administering other chiropractic techniques.
    Howard E. Wasdin & Stephen Templin  --  I Am a Seal Team Six Warrior
  • What a lavishment of effort and technique, no refinement spared—the equivalent, Edgar thinks, of medieval church architecture.
    Don DeLillo  --  Underworld
  • I don't think any of us could have managed those survival techniques alone; I know I couldn't—we needed each other.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • They adopted many of the techniques that Mohandas Gandhi had used to liberate India from British rule.
    Christopher Paul Curtis  --  The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963
  • He's going to take you somewhere and work on you, show you some of his techniques.
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day
  • It'll take you years to lesirn what to do-not because it's a matter of technique, but precisely because it isn't.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • You'll need to practice technique, though.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Thus, a high-energy sophon can also use the same technique to show letters, numbers, or images on their retina....
    Cixin Liu  --  The Three-Body Problem
  • We'd sit in the good, bright fight of the solarium, critiquing technique and squinting over contact sheets.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Dreamland
  • The stores had to comply, and this was so successful in Chicago that the techniques spread across the country.
    John Howard Griffin  --  Black Like Me
  • Chix nodded, mimicking Root's spewing technique.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • It was arduous work and neither of them knew the technique.
    Pat Frank  --  Alas, Babylon
  • Everyone craned in their seats to witness his technique.
    Madeleine Roux  --  Asylum
  • Forthirty years, the ANC had functioned clandestinely in South Africa; those habits and techniques were deeply ingrained.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • At that time, anyway, the police were still used to the Bertillon system, and slow to use the new techniques.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • Keeping rat tissues alive in vitro, after Harrison and the technique improved by Carrel.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March

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