What does Electronic mean?

Definitions for Electronic
ɪ lɛkˈtrɒn ɪk, ˌi lɛk-Elec·tron·ic

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Electronic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. electronic(adj)

    of or relating to electronics; concerned with or using devices that operate on principles governing the behavior of electrons

    "electronic devices"

  2. electronic(adj)

    of or concerned with electrons

    "electronic energy"

GCIDE

  1. Electronic(a.)

    Using the methods or principles of electronics as part of the working mechanism; -- of devices; as, electronic circuit; electronic devices; electronic entertainment devices.

  2. Electronic(a.)

    Using computerized storage or transmission of information; as, electronic banking; electronic mail; electronic fund transfer.

Wiktionary

  1. electronic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to an electron or electrons.

    Etymology: From electrinus, from ἤλεκτρον.

  2. electronic(Adjective)

    Operating on the physical behavior of electrons, especially in semiconductors.

    Etymology: From electrinus, from ἤλεκτρον.

  3. electronic(Adjective)

    Generated by an electronic device.

    electronic music

    Etymology: From electrinus, from ἤλεκτρον.

  4. electronic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Internet.

    Etymology: From electrinus, from ἤλεκτρον.

Freebase

  1. Electronic

    Electronic were an alternative dance supergroup formed by New Order singer and guitarist Bernard Sumner and ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr. They co-wrote the majority of their output between 1989 and 1998, collaborating with Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe, of the Pet Shop Boys, on three tracks in their early years, and former Kraftwerk member Karl Bartos on nine songs in 1995.

Editors Contribution

  1. electronic

    Of or relating to electronics.

    Electronics is an important part of technology.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 25, 2020  

Suggested Resources

  1. electronic

    Song lyrics by electronic -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by electronic on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Electronic' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2885

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Electronic' in Adjectives Frequency: #397

How to pronounce Electronic?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Electronic in sign language?

  1. electronic

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Electronic in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Electronic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Electronic in a Sentence

  1. Maciej Goniewicz:

    These new generations of electronic cigarettes, like Juul... they actually deliver a really high dose of nicotine, probably even higher than tobacco cigarettes.

  2. Supreme Court:

    In this electronic/Internet age, to the extent that the government seeks to protect the general population from scandalous material, with all due respect, it has completely failed.

  3. John Davy:

    There is not a flower or bird in sight, only a small screen on which lines are moving, while the child sits almost motionless, pushing at the keyboard with one finger. As a learning environment, it may be mentally rich, but it is perceptually extremely impoverished. No smells or tastes, no wind or bird song (unless the computer is programmed to produce electronic tweets), no connection with soil, water, sunlight, warmth, the actual learning environment is almost autistic in quality, impoverished sensually, emotionally, and socially.

  4. Jeremie Waterman:

    We hope the State Council's April decision ... will allow qualified foreign electronic payments firms to set up bank clearing operations in the near future - even as we are receiving reports that Chinese regulators may award new licences only to those foreign companies that partner with domestic companies.

  5. Philip Breedlove:

    What we do see is that the Russian-backed forces have renewed capability now to bring pressure on the Ukrainian forces and have in several places moved the line of contact to the west and this is concerning, we are beginning to see the (heat) signatures of air defence systems and electronic warfare systems that have accompanied past Russian troop movements into Ukraine.

Images & Illustrations of Electronic

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