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microelectronics

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noun plural mi·cro·elec·tron·ics \-i-ˌlek-ˈträ-niks\

Simple Definition of microelectronics

  • : the design, production, or use of very small electronic devices and circuits

  • : very small electronic devices or circuits

Full Definition of microelectronics

  1. 1 singular in construction :  a branch of electronics that deals with the miniaturization of electronic circuits and components

  2. 2 :  devices, equipment, or circuits produced using the methods of microelectronics

mi·cro·elec·tron·ic play \-nik\ adjective
mi·cro·elec·tron·i·cal·ly play \-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

1958

First Known Use of microelectronics

1958


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