electronic electronic  /ɪ ˌlɛk ˈtrɑ nɪk/


  1. (adj) of or relating to electronics; concerned with or using devices that operate on principles governing the behavior of electrons
  2. (adj) of or concerned with electrons

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  1. Guiyu, China breaks down much of the world's discarded electronics, slowly poisoning itself in the processPhotographs by Chien-min Chung Reportage by Getty.
  2. Cell phone, computer and electronics makers are going greener, which helps the environment and their bottom line.
  3. Thus, many electronics recyclers ship American e-waste abroad, where it is stripped and burned with little concern for environmental or human health.


  1. Electronic Arts Host E3 Analyst Event At 11:00 AM ET

    Electronic Arts Host E3 Analyst Event At 11:00 AM ET
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Electronic Enclosures offer clean out modification option.

    To help minimize downtime, EIC Electronic Enclosures are available with M74 option, which facilitates washdown of thermoelectric coolers that are mounted to enclosures. To remove hot side or outside cover of thermoelectric cooling unit, operator loosens acorn nuts by hand, eliminating need for tools. Weather-tight indoor/outdoor enclosures are constructed of powder coated steel, built to NEMA ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Electronic Recyclers International Launches Partnership with Girl Up

    Today Electronic Recyclers International , the nation’s leading recycler of electronic waste, and Girl Up, a campaign of the United Nations Foundation, announced a partnership that utilizes BuyBackTech, an online platform, that allows Girl Up supporters to recycle gently-used electronics that can be resold.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "I think there is too much concentration of power in the Kremlin. I have told the Russians that. Everybody has doubts about the full independence of the judiciary. There are clearly questions about the independence of the electronic media and there...
    on Oct 13, 2007 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: Washington Post

  2. "Any electronic surveillance that was occurring as part of the Terrorist Surveillance Program will now be conducted subject to the approval of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court," Gonzales said.
    on Jan 17, 2007 By: Alberto Gonzales Source: Reuters

  3. "That's been the case with nearly every serious violent crime that's been connected with the site," Buckmaster said in a telephone interview from San Francisco, where Craiglist is based. "There's an electronic trail leading to yourself. So...
    on Apr 22, 2009 By: Jim Buckmaster Source: FOXNews

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