What does Electronic mean?

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

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. electronicadjective

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

    "electronic devices"

  2. electronicadjective

    of or concerned with electrons

    "electronic energy"

GCIDE

  1. Electronicadjective

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

  2. Electronicadjective

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

Wiktionary

  1. electronicadjective

    Of or pertaining to an electron or electrons.

  2. electronicadjective

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

  3. electronicadjective

    Generated by an electronic device.

    electronic music

  4. electronicadjective

    Of or pertaining to the Internet.

  5. Etymology: From electrinus, from ἤλεκτρον.

ChatGPT

  1. electronic

    Electronic pertains to devices, systems, or technology that operate through controlled conduction of electrons or other electrically charged particles, especially those involving semiconductors and digital or analog processes. These can include computers, smartphones, televisions, and other modern technological devices.

Wikidata

  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

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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. James Goldrick:

    What works for large merchant ships or naval formations may not work for a tiny wooden vessel moving at slow speed with no electronic signature.

  2. J. G. Ballard:

    The car as we know it is on the way out. To a large extent, I deplore its passing, for as a basically old-fashioned machine, it enshrines a basically old-fashioned idea: freedom. In terms of pollution, noise and human life, the price of that freedom may be high, but perhaps the car, by the very muddle and confusion it causes, may be holding back the remorseless spread of the regimented, electronic society.

  3. United States:

    Even though United States does not have troops on the ground in Ukraine, it has been able to tell the Ukrainian military where to fire their weapons by sending signals from its electronic warfare aircraft, we need to make sure we have the necessary equipment to link with United States military systems at times of war.

  4. Lister Staveley-Smith:

    Hundreds of new galaxies were discovered, using the same telescope that was used to broadcast the TV pictures from Apollo 11, the electronic technology at the back end is substantially different and that is why we can still keep using these old telescopes.

  5. Jang Se-yul:

    They have trained themselves by launching attacks related to electronic networks.

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