cyber-

cyber-

a combining form meaning “computer,” “computer network,” or “virtual reality,” used in the formation of compound words (cybertalk; cyberart; cyberspace ) and by extension meaning “very modern” (cyberfashion ).

Origin:
extracted from cybernetics

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cyber-
 
combining form
indicating computers: cyberphobia
 
[C20: back formation from cybernetics]

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cyber-  
A prefix that means "computer" or "computer network," as in cyberspace, the electronic medium in which online communication takes place.
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