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[dij-uh-rah-tee, ‐rey‐] /ˌdɪdʒ əˈrɑ ti, ‐ˈreɪ‐/
plural noun
people skilled with or knowledgeable about digital technologies, especially computers and the Internet.
Origin of digerati
1990-95; dig(ital) + (lit)erati Unabridged
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plural noun
the people who earn large amounts of money through internet-related business
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Persons who use and enjoy computers; computer-literate people; chiphead: Unix computers connect to the Well, a convivial gathering spot for San Francisco's digerati/ Wired offers in-depth reporting, fiction and profiles of the digerati

[1990s+; fr digital plus literati]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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digerati in Technology

(Or "digirati". By analogy with "literati" - people knowledgeable about literature) People knowledgeable about computers, "computer literate".
[Newsweek, March 1995?].

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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