technocrat


tech·no·crat

noun \ˈtek-nə-ˌkrat\

: a scientist or technical expert who has a lot of power in politics or industry

Full Definition of TECHNOCRAT

1
:  an adherent of technocracy
2
:  a technical expert; especially :  one exercising managerial authority

First Known Use of TECHNOCRAT

1932

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