science-fictioneer (plural science-fictioneers)
- (dated, fandom slang) Creator of science fiction.
1951 September 3, “Medicine: Departure in Dianetics”, in Time, volume 63, number 10:
- The cult of dianetics, which was going strong a year ago (TIME, July 24, 1950), has some of the features of a new religion. Its founder, Science-Fictioneer L. Ron Hubbard, claimed that his "science of the mind" could cure all mental and most bodily ills, make supermen of truly devoted converts.
1994 April, Interzone, number 82, page 64:
- Science-fictioneers such as Robert Sheckley, Joe Haldeman and Frederik Pohl.
- (dated, fandom slang) Fan of science fiction.