What is another word for

technology

technology as in the application of the knowledge and usage of tools (such as machines or utensils) and techniques to control one's environment
  • "the mastery of fire was a huge advance in human technology"
technology as in the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems
  • "he had trouble deciding which branch of engineering to study"

Synonyms

  • engineeringthe practical application of technical and scientific knowledge to commerce or industry ; the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems; a room (as on a ship) in which the engine is located
  • engineering sciencethe discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems
  • applied sciencethe discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems
technology as in machinery and equipment developed from engineering or other applied sciences