Electronic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˌlekˈtrɑːnɪk|  American pronunciation of the word electronic
Brit.  |ɪlɛkˈtrɒnɪk|  British pronunciation of the word electronic

adjective

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

electronic devices

- of or concerned with electrons

electronic energy

Examples

electronic devices such as televisions and computers

Sign up for electronic banking.

The information is recorded electronically.

an electronic organizer (=a small piece of electronic equipment that you can use to record addresses, phone numbers etc)

electronic publishing (=a system of producing books, magazines etc in a form that can be read on a computer)

Rapid electronic communication is now a fact.

The store sells TVs, VCRs, and other electronic devices.

The development of new electronic products has strengthened the company's position as the leader in digital technology.

The journals are available in electronic format.

...the once-ubiquitous typewriter was the predecessor of today's electronic keyboard...

the electronic submission of tax returns

...for bibliophiles, no electronic device could possibly give the tactile pleasure of a beautifully bound book...

...an emporium for home electronic equipment filled with stuff I didn't know I needed but now desperately want...

...the dogs are confined by an invisible electronic fence that runs along the periphery of the yard...

...regulations proscribe the use of electronic devices on board a plane while it is landing...

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