cybernetics: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (sī"bur-net'iks), [key]
— n. (used with a sing. v.)
  1. the study of human control functions and of mechanical and electronic systems designed to replace them, involving the application of statistical mechanics to communication engineering.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also: