bionics etymology

English word bionics comes from English bio- (Life. Organic life.), English electronics

Detailed word origin of bionics

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
bio- English (eng) Life. Organic life.
electronics English (eng) (in the plural) A device or devices which require the flow of electrons through conductors and semiconductors in order to perform their function; devices that operate on electrical power (battery or outlet). (physics) The study and use of electrical devices that operate by controlling the flow of electrons or other electrically charged particles.. Electronic circuitry.
bionics English (eng) The design of engineering systems, especially electronic ones, based on that of biological systems.. Biomimetics.

Words with the same origin as bionics

Descendants of bio-
biochemical biochemistry biodegradable biodestructible biodiesel biodilution biodiversity bioelectric biofeedback biofriendly biofuel biogenic biogeophysical biohazard bioluminescent biomechanics biomedical bionucleonic bioscan bioscope biosphere biosynthesis biotech bioweapon
Descendants of electronics
Intel MacIntel animatronics atomtronics avionics caloritronics civionics conetronics dildo mechatronics mecomtronics moletronics nanospintronics optoelectronic ovonics pseudospintronics psychotronics radionics spintronics straintronics structronics