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technocrat

[tek-nuh-krat] /ˈtɛk nəˌkræt/
noun
1.
a proponent, adherent, or supporter of technocracy.
2.
a technological expert, especially one concerned with management or administration.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; techno- + -crat
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technocrat

n.

1932, back-formation from technocracy. Related: Technocratic.

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