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Definition of "electronics" []

  • The science and technology of electronic phenomena. (noun)
  • Electronic devices and systems: The electronics aboard the new aircraft are very sophisticated. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "electronics" in a sentence
  • "Then the term electronics contract manufacturers became popular."
  • "Paul, however, knew mysterious things about what he called electronics and theoretical mathematics and programing."
  • "The current import tax for electronics is 15% even if it is made in China, and you are allowed to bring up to 20 CDs or DVDs with you tax free."