Share this entry

Share this page

-ician

Syllabification: -ician

Definition of -ician in English:

suffix

(Forming nouns) denoting a person skilled in or concerned with a field or subject (often corresponding to a noun ending in -ic or -ics): politician statistician

Origin

from French -icien.

Definition of -ician in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day orthoepy
Pronunciation: ôrˈTHōəpē
noun
the correct or accepted pronunciation of words