Meaning of ELECTRONIC in English

I. ə̇|lek|tränik, ē|l- sometimes e|l- or |ēˌl- or |eˌl- adjective

Etymology: electron + -ic

1. : of or belonging to an electron

an electronic rectifier

2. : of or relating to electronics ; especially : utilizing devices constructed or working by the methods or principles of electronics

an electronic circuit

an electronic organ

an electronic clock

electronic control

• elec·tron·i·cal·ly -nə̇k(ə)lē, -nēk-, -li adverb

II. adjective

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

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

electronic journalism

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

electronic food stamps

electronic banking

Webster's New International English Dictionary.      Новый международный словарь английского языка Webster.