Know-how (noun)

  1. Practical knowledge and skills in a particular field or activity.
  2. The ability to do something that comes from knowledge and experience.


Early 20th century: from know (verb) + how (adverb).


  1. He has a lot of know-how when it comes to building websites.
  2. I don't have the know-how to fix this car.
  3. The company has the know-how to produce the product.
  4. He has a lot of know-how in the field of engineering.
  5. The company's know-how is their competitive advantage.
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