techies

techie

[tek-ee]
noun Informal.
1.
a technical expert, student, or enthusiast, especially in the field of electronics.
2.
a technician, as for a stage crew.
Also, tekkie.


Origin:
1980–85; tech(nical) + -ie

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techie or informal techy (ˈtɛkɪ)
 
n , pl techies
1.  a person who is skilled in the use of technological devices, such as computers
 
adj
2.  of, relating to, or skilled in the use of technological devices, such as computers
 
techy or informal techy
 
n
 
adj

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techies
technologically oriented people
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