nontechnical nontechnical  /nɑn ˈtɛk nɪ kəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not characteristic of or skilled in applied arts and sciences

Usage(s):

  1. But oldtime, nontechnical methods are not neglected either.
  2. Expansion of small claims courts, where citizens can appear without lawyers and explain disputes in nontechnical language.
  3. Some are even more impressed with Shula's nontechnical capacity to impart a sense of cohesion, and his own indomitable positivism.

News

  • New Release Explains How to Improve Pipeline Safety Through Corrosion Management; Book by NACE International

    New Release Explains How to Improve Pipeline Safety Through Corrosion Management; Book by NACE International Pipeline industry managers and nontechnical personnel will find that the guide provides a comprehensive understanding of the issues and requirements for managing threats to onshore transmission pipelines. The guide outlines and identifies the essential components of a Pipeline Corrosion ...
    on July 14, 2013     Source: Beaumont Enterprise

Quotes

  1. "We will retain 90 percent of Siebel's support, development engineers, sales and sales consultants," said Oracle CEO Larry Ellison. "Most of the Siebel cuts will be in the back office, and nontechnical staff. The majority of the cuts will be...
    on Feb 9, 2006 By: Larry Ellison Source: ZDNet

  2. "Had El Al followed the usual Western security procedures, 375 lives would surely have been lost somewhere over Austria," Pipes wrote. "The bombing plot came to light, in other words, through a nontechnical intervention relying on...
    on Jan 27, 2010 By: Daniel Pipes Source: Daily Gleaner

  3. "Until we moved to BIM with Revit Architecture, we had trouble visually representing a building's interior and exterior for both technical and nontechnical people," said Prem Chandavarkar, director for Chandavarkar & Thacker Architects. "And...
    on Jul 28, 2008 By: Chandavarkar Source: Trading Markets (press release)

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