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replacing older ways of doing things with machines
-> increasing mechanisation of agriculture
to choose carefully which animals or plants to allow to reproduce, in order to produce a better version.
in the wake of sb/sth (idm)
coming after or following sb/sth
-> There has been demonstrations on the street in the wake of the recent bomb attack.
the process of causing the quality of sth to become worse
-> environmental degradation
facilitate (v) (formal)
to make an action or process possible or easier.
-> Technology has been facilitating communication in terms of telecommunications and transport.
the technology of sending signals, images and messages over long distances by radio, telephone, television, satellite, etc
-> technological development in telecommunications
-> the telecommunications industry
a small tool or device that does sth useful, such as mobile phones,
-> numerous useful gadgets
genetic engineering (n)
the technology of preparing recombinant DNA in vitro by cutting up DNA molecules and splicing together fragments from more than one organism
(biology) the field of science concerned with processes of communication and control (especially the comparison of these processes in biological and artificial systems)
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