a person who is trained or skilled in the technicalities of a subject.
a person who is skilled in the technique of an art, as music or painting.
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How to use technician in a sentence
The contract was so costly, Seide said, because it required technicians to build a search tool to sort through millions of emails archived on USAGM’s servers — even before the lawyers could get to work.Former Voice of America overseer hired two law firms to $4 million no-bid contracts. | Paul Farhi | January 25, 2021 | Washington Post
Before taking the bench, they are required to undergo fewer hours of training than the Palmetto State requires of its barbers and hair salon technicians.South Carolina’s Governor Addresses Magistrate Judge Controversy by Urging Changes | by Joseph Cranney, The Post and Courier | January 15, 2021 | ProPublica
This is a perfect opportunity for donors, public and private sectors, investors, and technicians to collaborate and create a positive outcome for all parties.Climate disasters are inevitable. We need to do more than just wait to clean up the damage | Jake Meth | January 12, 2021 | Fortune
These technicians often move up the career ladder by obtaining other degrees.COVID-19 testing scientists are the unsung heroes of the pandemic | By Rodney E. Rohde/The Conversation | December 16, 2020 | Popular-Science
Meanwhile, wait times for results are stretching for weeks, forcing lab technicians to work around the clock.
The technician on the other end is probably in a laboratory a thousand miles away.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days | David Freeman | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Sisler is described as a “Medical/Surgical instrument technician” in his own court declaration.
Landon Wilson, a U.S. Navy cryptologic technician, returned from Afghanistan in 2013 to a promotion for good work.Yes to LGB, No to T: The Pentagon Still Has a Transgender Ban | Tim Mak | October 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Others who had become infected included a technician from the lab that had been returning mistaken results.
For a decade, Maier worked as a senior technician with Hughes Aircraft in California.
In other words, the technician is the man who invents or preserves labels to be pasted on the intuitive practices of his art.Seeing Things at Night | Heywood Broun
It is superfluous to make fun of the fact that the technician writes on his visiting cards: Stud.Criminal Psychology | Hans Gross
Twenty steps down the corridor, a Negro technician was focusing a sharp lens on page three of Arriba for April 27, 1938.The Five Arrows | Allan Chase
It is recommended that only your authorized Zenith television technician make repairs or adjustments inside the receiver.Zenith Television Receiver Operating Manual | Zenith Radio Corporation
The senior technician's eyes were still on the bright needle points.The Syndic | C.M. Kornbluth
British Dictionary definitions for technician
a person skilled in mechanical or industrial techniques or in a particular technical field
a person employed in a laboratory, technical college, or scientific establishment to do practical work
a person having specific artistic or mechanical skill, esp if lacking original flair or genius
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