Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An expert in a technique, as:
  • n. One whose occupation requires training in a specific technical process: an electronics technician; an automotive technician.
  • n. One who is known for skill in an intellectual or artistic technique.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who studies, professes or practices technology.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a person trained or skilled in the technical details of a particular art or science, especially one skilled at operating, maintaining, or repairing equipment, in contrast to the theory or informational content of a craft; -- formerly also called a technicist.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A technicist.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone whose occupation involves training in a specific technical process
  • n. someone known for high skill in some intellectual or artistic technique

Etymologies

technic + -ian (Wiktionary)

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