electronics noun definition in Electronics topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Electronics topic
1 [uncountable] the branch of science and technology that studies electric currents in electronic equipment2 [uncountable] the use of electronic technology, especially in developing new equipment the electronics industry About 45 000 people worked in electronics in Scotland. Their company merged with a Japanese electronics giant. 3 electronics [plural] the electronic circuits and components (= parts) used in electronic equipment a fault in the electronics