technostructure

noun
tech·no·struc·ture | \ˈtek-nō-ˌstrək-chər \

Definition of technostructure 

: the network of professionally skilled managers (such as scientists, engineers, and administrators) that tends to control the economy both within and beyond individual corporate groups

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1967, in the meaning defined above

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