Optoelectronics meaning

ŏptō-ĭ-lĕktrŏnĭks, -ēlĕk-
The branch of physics that deals with the interconversion of electricity and light.
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A branch of electronics involving the use of optical technology.
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(physics) The branch of physics that deals with the interaction of light with electronic devices, or the production of light from such devices.
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Origin of optoelectronics

  • Greek optos visible okw- in Indo-European roots electronics

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition