electronic network

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Noun1.electronic network - (electronics) a system of interconnected electronic components or circuits
computer network - (computer science) a network of computers
early warning system - a network of radar installations designed to detect enemy missiles or aircraft while there is still time to intercept them
information superhighway, superhighway - an extensive electronic network (such as the internet) used for the rapid transfer of sound and video and graphics in digital form
system - instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity; "he bought a new stereo system"; "the system consists of a motor and a small computer"
electronics - the branch of physics that deals with the emission and effects of electrons and with the use of electronic devices
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Information may be obtained on-line through NACORE's electronic network, or by calling the association at (407) 683-8111 for a hard-copy printout.
Summary: DUBAI --An Emirati jobless man, 42, was on trial on Thursday in the Court of First Instance for allegedly using Facebook, the social electronic network, to threaten, insult and post private information about a former woman colleague.
SINAPSE, a new electronic network designed to make scientific advice more easily accessible for policy-makers was launched by the European Commission in Brussels on March 9.
Besides the electronic network, other initiatives include accelerated license-review techniques, which allow foreign insurers to file copies of the same application in several states; a complaints database, which can be used for referencing and analyzing consumer complaints nationwide; and a producer database, which compiles information about insurance agents and brokers.
A new learning and information centre in Norwich forms the heart of an electronic network aimed at tackling rural isolation and improving educational opportunities.
The European Commission and EU member states will start work on the next phase of the project the electronic network itself, which will be operational by the end of the year.
Just as the notion of "author" changed - or was created - with the shift to print technology, so the notion is likely to be altered again in the electronic network environment, where the center is not the creator but the user who manages content.
AIS would allow universities to gain control over the scholarly information transfer cycle by creating an electronic network for articles and books that are now published by commercial publishers or scholarly associations.

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