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- n. One who gathers, analyzes, interprets and uses information. This can be used as a job title.
- n. One who practices informationism.
Derived from the word information. Informationist and informationism are first known to have arisen in the work of a group of Scottish poets in the 1994 book Contraflow on the SuperHighway. Since then use of the term has become progressively greater. (Wiktionary)