Definition of polytechnician in English:

polytechnician

noun

  • A student, or former student, of a French polytechnic school.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Cornhill Magazine. From French polytechnicien from polytechnique (in école polytechnique) + -ien; compare -ician.

Pronunciation

polytechnician

/ˌpɒlɪtɛkˈnɪʃn/