electronic surveillance

Definition of electronic surveillance

:the act of using electronic devices to watch people or things

Word by Word Definitions

electronic play
  1. : of or relating to electrons

  2. : of, relating to, or utilizing devices constructed or working by the methods or principles of electronics

  3. : implemented on or by means of a computer : involving a computer

surveillance play
  1. : close watch kept over someone or something (as by a detective)


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