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tech·no·crat

 (tĕk′nə-krăt′)
n.
1. An adherent or a proponent of technocracy.
2. A technical expert, especially one in a managerial or administrative position.

tech′no·crat′ic adj.

tech•no•crat

(ˈtɛk nəˌkræt)

n.
1. a proponent of technocracy.
2. a technologist.
[1930–35]
tech`no•crat′ic, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.technocrat - an expert who is a member of a highly skilled elite group
elite, elite group - a group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status
expert - a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully
2.technocrat - an advocate of technocracy
pol, political leader, politico, politician - a person active in party politics
Translations
tecnocrata

technocrat

[ˈteknəʊkræt] Ntecnócrata mf

technocrat

[ˈtɛknəkræt] ntechnocrate mf

technocrat

nTechnokrat(in) m(f)

technocrat

[ˈtɛknəʊˌkræt] ntecnocrate m/f
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