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robotics

Line breaks: ro¦bot|ics
Pronunciation: /rəʊˈbɒtɪks
 
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Definition of robotics in English:

plural noun

[treated as singular]
The branch of technology that deals with the design, construction, operation, and application of robots: civilian research on robotics is advancing swiftly
More example sentences
  • They found cheap labor abroad, and by the use of robotics and digital technology blocked the labor movements as well as lowered wages.
  • No doubt it benefits by twelve years of advancement, not only in computer graphics, but also in robotics technology.
  • They have devised a system of robotics in which welding, riveting and beam placement are carried out by a few computer operators rather than by gangs of construction workers.

Derivatives

roboticist

1
Pronunciation: /rəʊˈbɒtɪsɪst/
noun
Example sentences
  • In real life, creativity is a trait that roboticists and computer scientists dearly desire to design into their machines.
  • Roboticists constantly argue about how to create the best guidance and collision-avoidance artificial intelligence.
  • Roboticists insist, with some credibility, that their creations will be smarter and more able than humans in a few decades.

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