technophile
noun Date: 1968 an enthusiast of technology • technophilia noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • technophile — noun a person who is enthusiastic about new technology. Derivatives technophilia noun technophilic adjective …   English new terms dictionary

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