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
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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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. Marc Hayek:

    The Apple Watch is not a real watch but a consumer electronic.

  2. Superintendent Eddie Johnson:

    One offender is wanted for attempted murder in Indiana. Another sold these illegal items while on electronic monitoring. Another had been recently arrested for carjacking and aggravated battery by firearm, and he did all this while he was on parole.

  3. Ray Mabus:

    How many do you need to do all the electronic attack that you need?

  4. Ash Carter:

    This is an emerging technology that takes advanced flexible materials for circuits, communications, sensors and power and combines them with thinned silicon chips to ultimately produce the next generation of electronic products.

  5. Vincent Stephens:

    We must be careful to not mistake sales for social reform, translating the knowledge and content from books and electronic media into everyday antiracist practices is the only meaningful way for this renewed attention to influence society.

Images & Illustrations of electronic

  1. electronicelectronicelectronicelectronicelectronic

Popularity rank by frequency of use

electronic#1#1055#10000

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