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cybernetics

cy·ber·net·ics

cybernetics

 
pronunciation:
saI br ne tihks
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: (used with a sing. verb) the science concerned with biological control and communication processes and their imitation by mechanical and electronic devices.
derivations: cybernetic (adj.), cybernetically (adv.), cyberneticist (n.)
Word Parts
The word cybernetics contains the following part:
-ics Greek noun-forming suffix that means science, study, or practice of; properties of; practices pertaining to
synonyms:
-logy, -ology