from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a device depending on the principles of electronics and using the manipulation of electron flow for its operation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a device that accomplishes its purpose electronically
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Siletz wore no clothing, but on his left wrist was a bulky electronic device that could be a communicator or computer access device.
In addition to leaving what was in effect an enemy agent planted in Zebra, the Soviets also left a portable monitor -- an electronic device for tuning-in on a particular radio signal which would be activated inside the capsule at the moment of its ejection from the satellite.