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

  • n. A specialist in technology.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A scientist or engineer who specializes in a particular technology.
  • n. A person who uses science or technology to solve practical problems.
  • n. A technician.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One skilled in technology; one who treats of arts, or of the terms of arts.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One versed in technology; one who discourses or treats of arts or of the terms of arts.

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

  • n. a person who uses scientific knowledge to solve practical problems


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