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. Ramchandar Gomajee:

    This study is the first to point out that even if smokers may succeed in stopping smoking with the aid of electronic cigarettes, they still need to be monitored by doctors and health professionals to prevent a relapse in the long term.

  2. Samuel Liu:

    It's a legal drug; it's a fast-moving consumer good; and it's an electronic product, electronic cigarettes will be the second item you carry in your pocket, after your phone.

  3. Chief Executive Ed Tilly:

    Our position has always been that when our customers tell us that there's no utility in the trading crowd, when brokers provide no service to their customers, the electronic solution will close the trading floor, not Cboe and not its management team.

  4. Associate Census Director Al Fontenot:

    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.

  5. Robert Savage:

    The wires that make the trading of FX electronic are all in London and so a quick move from the UK to Europe would require infrastructure spending.

Images & Illustrations of electronic

  1. electronicelectronicelectronicelectronicelectronic

Popularity rank by frequency of use

electronic#1#1055#10000

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