- a style of disco music characterized by very fast synthesizer rhythms, heavy use of samples, and a lack of melody.
- a combining form borrowed from Greek where it meant “art,” “skill,” used in the formation of compound words with the meaning “technique,” “technology,” etc.: technography.
- a type of very fast dance music, using electronic sounds and fast heavy beats
- craft or arttechnology; technography
- technological or technicaltechnocracy
- relating to or using technologytechnophobia
word-forming element, from Greek tekhno-, combining form of tekhne “art, skill, craft, method, system,” probably from PIE root *tek- “shape, make” (cf. Sanskrit taksan “carpenter,” Latin texere “to weave;” see texture).