Noun technology has 2 senses
  1. technology, engineering - the practical application of science to commerce or industry
    --1 is a kind of application, practical application; profession
    --1 has particulars:
     aeronautical engineering; automotive technology, automotive engineering; chemical engineering; communications technology; computer technology; high technology; rail technology, railroading
  2. engineering, engineering science, applied science, technology - 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"
    --2 is a kind of discipline, subject, subject area, subject field, field, field of study, study, bailiwick, branch of knowledge
    --2 has particulars:
     aeronautical engineering; bionics; biotechnology, bioengineering, ergonomics; chemical engineering; civil engineering; electrical engineering, EE; computer science, computing; architectural engineering; industrial engineering, industrial management; mechanical engineering; nanotechnology; nuclear engineering; naval engineering; rocketry