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electronic

 [e″lek-tron´ik]
pertaining to or carrying electrons.

e·lec·tron·ic

(ē'lek-tron'ik),
1. Pertaining to electrons.
2. Denoting devices or systems utilizing the flow of electrons in a vacuum, gas, or semiconductor.

e·lec·tron·ic

(ĕ-lek-tronik)
1. Pertaining to electrons.
2. Denoting devices or systems utilizing the flow of electrons in a vacuum, gas, or semiconductor.

electronic,

adj pertaining to the application of that branch of science that deals with the motion, emission, and behavior of currents of free electrons, especially in vacuum, gas, or phototubes and special conductors or semiconductors. Contrasted with
electric, which pertains to the flow of large currents in wires only.
electronic knife,

electronic

pertaining to or carrying electrons.

electronic identification systems
electronic devices, such as transponders, carried by animals and which trigger off sensitometers, thus recording the animal's feed consumption, milk yield and identity.
electronic scanning
one of the two forms of electronic microscopy. See also transmission electronic microscope; useful for ascertaining spatial relationships.
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The proposal would require member states to mutually recognise each other's national electronic identification systems, provided that these systems have been reported to the European Commission.
Looked at overall, electronic identification systems are currently too complex, unreliable, insufficiently robust for everyday use and above all too expensive to operate on a pan-Wales basis, according to initial research results.
They also urged the Commission to develop an EU-wide electronic identification system to simplify the current paper-based procedures which farmers have to use.
In 1999 alone, Polaroid successfully delivered such solutions for Malawi, Mozambique and Haiti and provided highly integrated, statewide and nationwide electronic identification systems, incorporating biometric identification and security tools, in industrialized nations.
Identification Data & Imaging (IDI) is the single-source provider of visual and electronic identification systems, CCTV, peripherals and supplies to companies and organizations in the private and public sectors.
the world's leading supplier of personal electronic identification systems based on the unique patterns of the human iris, is bringing this new technology to the marketplace.
The introduction of electronic identification systems for all trucks picking up and dropping off containerized cargo on the West Coast is a major step forward in making port operations more secure and reducing the impacts on surrounding communities.
With government-mandated identification programs for domestic pets in Europe and Japan and with continuing concerns about 'mad cow disease' in Europe, we believe the prospects for increased sales of our electronic identification systems are very good.
The appointment of seasoned leaders from the information management industry is a key element in the successful execution of NRI's strategy to become the leading provider of electronic identification systems and services utilizing biometric technology," said John L.

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