- a proponent, adherent, or supporter of technocracy.
- a technological expert, especially one concerned with management or administration.
Origin of technocrat
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Examples from the Web for technocrat
He is considered a technocrat, which I believe means he's a Democrat who loves glowsticks.Why Palestinians Welcomed Fayyad’s Resignation
April 16, 2013
To the technocrat, everything boils down to setting the right parameters and imposing the right rules.
The one I wish to raise here is that the technocrat has no experience working in the context of an organization.
By nominating Jack Lew to succeed Geithner, it may look like the president has substituted one technocrat for another.Will Jack Lew Win the Future?
January 10, 2013
Mr. Xi is a princeling, while Mr. Hu is a technocrat, although Mr. Xi has been successful at bridging the divide.China: Xi Jinping Was Under Pressure Before Disappearance
September 15, 2012
Word Origin and History for technocrat
1932, back-formation from technocracy. Related: Technocratic.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper