Definition of 'electronics'
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The UK has managed to let go most of its consumer electronics. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It might compete for the purse of people looking to buy consumer electronics; people might buy a tablet rather than a high-spec smartphone. Computing (2010)He took a job with an electronics firm but felt out of place. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The recall is the biggest in the history of consumer electronics. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Recently we visited a consumer electronics store that had a wall full of such products. THE 22 IMMUTABLE LAWS OF BRANDING (2002)It is not just consumer electronics that would benefit from better batteries. Times, Sunday Times (2014)When the company was sold he bought a small electronics firm in Oxford. Times, Sunday Times (2008)As the battery saga showed, problems in consumer electronics can emerge quickly. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This includes the production of domestic tools, electronics and computer equipment. Inside Perestroika: The Future of the Soviet Economy (1990)It is an industry problem, often due to the weight of technology and electronics in modern cars. The Sun (2010)A cheaper alternative is to send the instrument panel to an independent vehicle electronics firm for repair. Times, Sunday Times (2014)First it was consumer electronics. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Could that be true or was it just that one of the world's richest electronics firms was watching its phone bill? Times, Sunday Times (2007)Electronics and electronic equipment also seem to be reasonably OK. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The inflationary disease will be exported to Europe and American as more expensive clothes and consumer electronics. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He worked part-time in an electronics company and dreamt of a business career, his friend said. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The new year began with a consumer splurge on electronics, furniture and home accessories in the January sales. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Consumer electronics will probably be the biggest winner, with households persuaded to go over to flat-screen technology ahead of the competition. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Students in electrical engineering and electronics, computer science and maths have been given the opportunity to spend a year studying in China. Times, Sunday Times (2013)US electronics group, is to report third-quarter figures today. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'electronics'
British English: electronics /ɪlɛkˈtrɒnɪks; ˌiːlɛk-/ NOUN
You can refer to electronic devices, or the part of a piece of equipment that consists of electronic devices, as the electronics.
A microchip contains all the electronics.
- American English: electronics
- Arabic: إلِكْترونِيَّات
- Brazilian Portuguese: eletrônica
- Chinese: 电子学
- Croatian: elektronika
- Czech: elektronika
- Danish: elektronik
- Dutch: elektronica
- European Spanish: sistema electrónico
- Finnish: elektroniikka
- French: électronique
- German: Elektronik
- Greek: ηλεκτρονική επιστήμη
- Italian: elettronica
- Japanese: 電子工学
- Korean: 전자공학
- Norwegian: elektronikk
- Polish: elektronika
- European Portuguese: eletrónica
- Romanian: componentă electronică
- Russian: электроника
- Spanish: electrónica estudio y uso de los electrones
- Swedish: elektronik
- Thai: อุปกรณ์อิเล็กทรอนิกส์
- Turkish: elektronik bilimi
- Ukrainian: електроніка
- Vietnamese: thiết bị điện tử
Definition of electronics from the Collins English Dictionary
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