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"electronics" in British English

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electronicsnoun [U]

uk   /ˌel.ekˈtrɒn.ɪks/ us   /iˌlekˈtrɑː.nɪks/
B2 the scientific study of electric current and the technology that uses it: a degree in electronics the electronics industry

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(Definition of electronics from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"electronics" in American English

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electronicsnoun [U]

us   /ɪˌlekˈtrɑn·ɪks/
the scientific study of electric current and the technology that uses it: a degree in electronics the electronics industry
(Definition of electronics from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"electronics" in Business English

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electronicsnoun

uk   /ˌɪlekˈtrɒnɪks/ us  
[U] the scientific study of electric current and the technology of using it to manufacture electronic equipment: The minimum qualification for the job is a masters degree in electronics and computer technology.
[plural] the small electrical parts, such as transistors and chips, that are used in electronic equipment: The manufacturing facility makes electronics for telecommunications and medical equipment.
[U] ECONOMICS the part of the economy that is involved in manufacturing and selling electronic equipment: electronics company/industry/sector
(Definition of electronics from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “electronics”
in Arabic عِلْم الإلِكِتْرونيّات…
in Korean 전자 공학…
in Portuguese eletrônica…
in Catalan electrònica…
in Japanese 電子工学(技術)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电子学…
in Turkish elektronik bilimi…
in Russian электроника…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電子學…
in Italian elettronica…
in Polish elektronika…
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“electronics” in Business English

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May 31, 2016
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another

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