logistician

noun
lo·​gis·​ti·​cian | \ ˌlō-jə-ˈsti-shən How to pronounce logistician (audio) \

Definition of logistician

: a specialist in logistics

Examples of logistician in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Former Army National Guard member Tonnetta Carter Deploying in 2014 as a construction engineer, Tonnetta Carter traveled to Jalalabad, Bagram and Mazar-i-Sharif and acted as a logistician. Natalie Eilbert, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 17 Aug. 2021 The Army logistician also shed light on what distribution nationwide would look like. Washington Examiner, 27 Oct. 2020 The team consists of two physicians, three nurse/midwives, a water sanitation specialist, two logisticians and a health promoter who specializes in community health education. Christina Capatides, CBS News, 11 May 2020 But, actually, there are ten career fields, and really kind of a self-sustaining enterprise in many ways: logisticians, science and technology, engineers, facility engineers, analysts, counter-intelligence, human intelligence. CBS News, 15 Jan. 2020 Everything from the logisticians to the security forces that protect the base, to the maintenance folks that do that. Diego Mendoza-moyers, ExpressNews.com, 25 Nov. 2019 In Chad, the rhino operation took months of negotiating, piles of import paperwork and a team of lawyers and logisticians. Kevin Sieff, Washington Post, 18 May 2018 Those supply chain managers and logisticians are good at their jobs. Neil Irwin, New York Times, 31 May 2018 In Chad, the rhino operation took months of negotiating, piles of import paperwork and a team of lawyers and logisticians. Kevin Sieff, Washington Post, 18 May 2018 See More

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First Known Use of logistician

1932, in the meaning defined above

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“Logistician.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/logistician. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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