avionics Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"avionics" in British English

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uk   /ˌeɪ.viˈɒn.ɪks/  us   /-ˈɑː.nɪks/
[U] the ​science and technology of the ​electronicdevices used in aeronautics and astronautics : Avionics ​forms an ​importantpart of the ​defenceindustry. [plural] the ​electronicdevices of an ​aircraft or ​spacecraft: The ​sophisticated avionics ​enable the ​helicopter to ​operate at ​night.
adjective uk   /ˌeɪ.viˈɒn.ɪk/  us   /-ˈɑː.nɪk/
Aircraft today use ​complex avionic ​systems.
(Definition of avionics from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"avionics" in Business English

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uk   /ˌeɪviˈɒnɪks/  us   /-ˈɑːnɪks/
[plural] TRANSPORT electronicequipment used in ​aircraft: The latest ​fleet of ​aircraft are all ​equipped with modern avionics. avionics ​systems/​equipment
[U] PRODUCTION the ​science and ​technology of ​developing and ​manufacturing this ​equipment: Ongoing ​technologicaladvances in avionics are ​improvingairsafety across the ​board.
(Definition of avionics from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “avionics”
in Chinese (Simplified) 航空电子学, 航空电子技术…
in Chinese (Traditional) 航空電子學, 航空電子技術…
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