technostructure

noun
tech·​no·​struc·​ture | \ ˈtek-nō-ˌstrək-chər How to pronounce technostructure (audio) \

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

First Known Use of technostructure

1967, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for technostructure

techno- + structure entry 1

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“Technostructure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/technostructure. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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