(used with a singular verb) the science and technology of the development and use of electrical and electronic devices in aviation.
(used with a plural verb) the devices themselves.
The introduction of AIMS in the 777 changed the architecture of the avionics on Boeing airliners.
MH370 Debris Is Lost Forever, Can the Plane Be Found Without It? Clive Irving September 6, 2014
(functioning as sing) the science and technology of electronics applied to aeronautics and astronautics
(functioning as pl) the electronic circuits and devices of an aerospace vehicle
1949, from aviation + electronics.
fear of flying in an airplane or other aircraft.
avir Association of Vascular and Interventional Radiographers
aviris airborne visible and infrared imaging spectrometer
(of organisms) having no virulence, as a result of age, heat, etc.; nonpathogenic. adjective (esp of bacteria) not virulent avirulent a·vir·u·lent (ā-vēr’yə-lənt, ā-vēr’ə-) adj. Not virulent.