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tech·ni·cian

technician

 
 
pronunciation:
tek nI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition: a person whose work requires special skills.
His father is a medical technician.
 
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The word technician contains the following parts:
-an, -ian, -ean Latin adjective- and noun-forming suffix that means in adjectives: from (a place) or pertaining to or following (a figure or school of thought); in nouns: person or thing from (a place) or associated with (an activity or school of thought).
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The suffix group -an , -ian , -ean attaches to common nouns and proper nouns to form adjectives or nouns.
-ician Latin noun-forming suffix that means practictioner of or expert in