My brother is not very interested in the liberal arts, so he is going to apply to a technical college.A mi hermano no le interesan mucho las artes liberales, así que va a solicitar su ingreso a una escuela técnica.
3.(in strict terms)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
In a technical sense, he is a dental surgeon, but he identifies himself as a dentist.En teoría, es un cirujano dental, pero se identifica como dentista.
On technical terms, he won, but only because his opponent forgot to touch the wall at the end of the race.En terminos técnicos, ganó, pero solamente porque su oponente se olvidó de tocar la pared al final de la carrera.
this is getting too technicalesto se está poniendo muy técnico;a technical hitchun fallo técnico
After some technical hitches the show finally got under way
a technical offence(Jur)un delito de carácter técnico;un cuasidelito
They have been found guilty of a number of technical offences. There is no question of any impropriety whatsoeverThe operation of an unlicensed radio transmitter could be a technical offence under the Wireless and Telegraphy Act
a technical pointun detalle técnico;for technical reasonspor motivos técnicos
The flight from Paris had been delayed for technical reasons
the government has scored a technical victoryteóricamente, el gobierno ha logrado una victoria
technical college (n)(Britain)(Educ)escuela (f) politécnica;instituto (m) de formación profesional; (Esp)
technical drawing (n)dibujo (m) técnico
technical knockout (n)(Boxing)K.O. (m) técnico
In beating Galvano on a technical knockout at the end of the third round, Benn became the first Briton to both world titles
technical support (n)(Comput)(servicio (m) de) asistencia (f) técnica
A record one million copies of Windows 95 software were sold in the first four days following its much-hyped launch, Microsoft said last night. Calls for technical support, at more than 20,000 a day, were also running at record levelsTechnical support for the system will be built into the future versions of the Microsoft Web browser, Internet ExplorerMake sure you ask what hours the technical-support desk operates