printed circuit(redirected from etched circuit)
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An electric circuit in which the conducting connections have been printed or otherwise deposited in predetermined patterns on an insulating base.
a circuit in which the interconnecting conductors and some of the circuit components have been printed, etched, etc., onto a sheet or board of dielectric material.
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|Noun||1.||printed circuit - computer circuit consisting of an electronic sub-assembly; copper conductors are laminated on an insulating board or card and circuit components are inserted into holes and dip soldered|
add-in, circuit board, circuit card, plug-in, board, card - a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities
computer circuit - a circuit that is part of a computer