electronica

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noun elec·tron·i·ca \i-ˌlek-ˈträ-ni-kə\

Definition of electronica

  1. :  dance music featuring extensive use of synthesizers, electronic percussion, and samples of recorded music or sound

Origin and Etymology of electronica

probably from New Electronica, recording label of the British firm Beechwood Music Ltd.


First Known Use: 1980


ELECTRONICA Defined for English Language Learners

electronica

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noun elec·tron·i·ca \i-ˌlek-ˈträ-ni-kə\

Definition of electronica for English Language Learners

  • : a kind of popular dance music that is produced using electronic equipment (such as synthesizers)

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