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bi·on·ic

 (bī-ŏn′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to bionics.
2. Having anatomical structures or physiological processes that are replaced or enhanced by electronic or mechanical components.
3. Having extraordinary strength, powers, or capabilities; superhuman.

bionic

(baɪˈɒnɪk)
adj
1. (Electronics) of or relating to bionics
2. (Electronics) (in science fiction) having certain physiological functions augmented or replaced by electronic equipment: the bionic man.

bi•on•ic

(baɪˈɒn ɪk)

adj.
1. having normal functions enhanced by electronic devices and mechanical parts for dangerous or intricate tasks.
2. of or pertaining to bionics.
[1955–60]
bi•on′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bionic - of or relating to bionics
2.bionic - having particular physiological functions augmented or replaced by electronic or electromechanical componentsbionic - having particular physiological functions augmented or replaced by electronic or electromechanical components
artificial, unreal - contrived by art rather than nature; "artificial flowers"; "artificial flavoring"; "an artificial diamond"; "artificial fibers"; "artificial sweeteners"
Translations
bionický
bionisk
bionikus
tölvulíffræîilegur
bionický
biyonikdirim elektronik

bionic

[baɪˈɒnɪk] ADJbiónico

bionic

[baɪˈɒnɪk] adjbionique

bionic

adjbionisch

bionics

(baiˈoniks) noun singular
the use of biological principles in the design of computers etc.
biˈonic adjective
of or using bionics.
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The artificial man was assembled by a team of leading roboticists for a Channel 4 documentary, How To Build A Bionic Man.