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technically

adverb
     
tech‧ni‧cally S3
1 according to the exact details of a rule or law
[sentence adverb]
Technically, the two countries are still at war, as a peace treaty was never signed.
[+ adjective/adverb]
What you have done is technically illegal.
2 [+ adjective/adverb] concerning the special skills that are needed to play music, do a sport etc:
a technically brilliant pianist
The dance looks simple, but is technically very difficult.
3 concerning the way machines are used to do work:
Agriculture is becoming more and more technically advanced.
4

technically possible/difficult/feasible etc

H possible, difficult etc using the scientific knowledge that is available now:
It could soon be technically possible to produce a human being by cloning.

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