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. 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.

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  

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  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. Heath Harris:

    I just hope that nothing's happened to them, you know? I hope that they're safe, i hope that they can explain to the judge why they haven't stayed in contact with the electronic monitoring people. And when the time comes for us to go to trial, they'll be able to tell the story as far as that is concerned.

  2. Joel Hurewitz:

    As a member of the electronic trading community for a long time, I can assure you that most global brokers will not be comfortable providing their source code to anyone.

  3. Associate Census Director Al Fontenot:

    We have film that will be prepared for our printer for either decision that they make, for our electronic side of the Census, we have a plan where we have a switch that says answer the question, ask the question, don't ask the question.

  4. Serena Haire:

    My son loves iPads and anything electronic, in that aspect Milo is kind of an iPad. He just looks like a person and he reacts better to Milo than he does to his therapist or Mom and Dad sometimes.

  5. Eric Dupuy:

    If they insist on using (the electronic system), this could lead to a popular uprising.

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