a foul committed by a player or coach, usually not involving physical contact with an opponent, called often for unsportsmanlike conduct, as holding on to the basket or using profanity, that gives the opposing team one or two free throws and sometimes, if the foul was flagrant, requires the ejection of the offending player or coach from the game.
- Technical institute
noun 1. (NZ) a higher-education institution Sometimes (informal) shortened to tech
[tek-ni-kal-i-tee] /ˌtɛk nɪˈkæl ɪ ti/ noun, plural technicalities for 2, 3. 1. technical character. 2. the use of technical methods or terms. 3. something that is technical; a technical point, detail, or expression. technicality /ˌtɛknɪˈkælɪtɪ/ noun (pl) -ties 1. a petty formal point arising from a strict interpretation of rules, etc: the case was dismissed […]
noun, Boxing. 1. the termination of a bout by the referee when it is the judgment of the attending physician, a boxer’s seconds, or the referee that a boxer cannot continue fighting without sustaining severe or disabling injury. Abbreviation: TKO, T.K.O. technical knockout noun 1. (boxing) a judgment of a knockout given when a boxer […]
adjective 1. belonging or pertaining to an art, science, or the like: technical skill. 2. peculiar to or characteristic of a particular art, science, profession, trade, etc.: technical details. 3. using terminology or treating subject matter in a manner peculiar to a particular field, as a writer or a book: a technical report. 4. skilled […]