technocratic

adjective tech·no·crat·ic \ ˌtek-nə-ˈkra-tik \
|Updated on: 18 Jul 2018

Definition of technocratic

: of, relating to, or suggestive of a technocrat or a technocracy

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1932

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  • : of, relating to, or similar to a technocrat or technocracy


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