- the scientific study of the way in which information is moved about and controlled in machines and in the human brain. In business, cybernetics is mainly concerned with making industrial processes fully automatic and presenting information so that decisions can be made— cybernetic adjective
* * *cybernetics UK US /ˌsaɪbəˈnetɪks/ US /-bɚˈneṱ-/ noun [U]► the scientific study of how information is communicated in machines and pieces of electronic equipment in comparison with how information is communicated in the brain and nervous system: »
The paper deals with the ways in which cybernetics can be made use of in industry, particularly where the development, design, and even construction of computer systems is involved.cybernetic adjective► »
Too often a simplistic cybernetic control model underpins performance measurement systems.
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cybernetic — (adj.) 1951, back formation from CYBERNETICS (Cf. cybernetics). Gk. kybernetikos meant good at steering … Etymology dictionary
cybernetic — cybernetics ► PLURAL NOUN (treated as sing. ) ▪ the science of communications and automatic control systems in both machines and living things. DERIVATIVES cybernetic adjective. ORIGIN from Greek kubern t s steersman … English terms dictionary
cybernetic — adjective of or relating the principles of cybernetics cybernetic research • Pertains to noun: ↑cybernetics • Derivationally related forms: ↑cybernetics … Useful english dictionary
cybernetic — adjective see cybernetics … New Collegiate Dictionary
cybernetic — See cybernetics. * * * … Universalium
cybernetic — adjective /ˌsaɪbə(ɹ)ˈnɛtɪk,ˌsaɪbɚˈnɛtɪk/ a) Of or related to cybernetics the mathematical study of communication and control in the animal and the machine. b) Related to computers and internet. See Also: cyber , cybernetics, cybernetically, cyber … Wiktionary
cybernetic — adj. of or pertaining to cybernetics (science of communication and automatic control systems) … English contemporary dictionary
cybernetic — cy·ber·net·ic … English syllables
cybernetic — See: cybernetics … English dictionary
Cybernetic Serendipity — was an exhibition of computer art curated by Jasia Reichardt, shown at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London in 1968, and then touring the United States. Contents 1 Content 2 Attendance 3 After Effects … Wikipedia