Meaning of ELECTRONIC in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ i-ˌlek-ˈträ-nik ]


Date: 1902

1. : of or relating to electrons


a. : of, relating to, or utilizing devices constructed or working by the methods or principles of electronics

electronic fuel injection

b. : implemented on or by means of a computer : involving a computer

electronic banking


a. : generating musical tones by electronic means

an electronic organ

b. : of, relating to, or being music that consists of sounds electronically generated or modified

4. : of, relating to, or being a medium (as television) by which information is transmitted electronically

electronic journalism

• elec·tron·i·cal·ly -ni-k(ə-)lē adverb

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.