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technician

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noun tech·ni·cian \tek-ˈni-shən\

Simple Definition of technician

  • : a person whose job relates to the practical use of machines or science in industry, medicine, etc.

  • : someone who has mastered the basic techniques or skills in a sport, an art, etc.

Full Definition of technician

  1. 1 :  a specialist in the technical details of a subject or occupation <a computer technician>

  2. 2 :  one who has acquired the technique of an art or other area of specialization <a superb technician and a musician of integrity — Irving Kolodin>

Examples of technician

  1. They hired a technician to help maintain the office's computers.

  2. She is the lighting technician for the play.

  3. As a painter, he was more than just a technician; he was a creative genius.



1833

First Known Use of technician

1833


TECHNICIAN Defined for Kids

technician

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noun tech·ni·cian \tek-ˈni-shən\

Definition of technician

  1. :  a person skilled in the details or techniques of a subject, art, or job <A dental technician helps the dentist.>




Medical Dictionary

technician

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noun tech·ni·cian \tek-ˈnish-ən\

Medical Definition of technician

  1. :  a specialist in the technical details of a subject or occupation <a medical technician>





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