Noun technique has 2 senses
  1. technique - a practical method or art applied to some particular task
    --1 is a kind of
    --1 has particulars:
     antialiasing; Benday process; bonding; emulation; immunofluorescence; photomechanics; simulation, computer simulation
  2. proficiency, technique - skillfulness in the command of fundamentals deriving from practice and familiarity; "practice greatly improves proficiency"
    --2 is a kind of skillfulness
    --2 has particulars: brushwork; musketry