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automaton
American English: /ɔˈtɑmədən/
, /ɔˈtɑməˌtɑn/
British English: /ɔːˈtɒmət(ə)n/

Translation of automaton in Spanish:

noun plural automata or -tons

  • Example sentences
    • The earliest ‘robots’ were the fixed-base mechanical automatons of the 18th century.
    • The story went that Descartes was so struck with grief that he created an automaton, a mechanical doll, built exactly identical to his dead daughter.
    • With 842 lots, the sale will be in two parts: fine toys, biscuit tins and toy soldiers next Tuesday; and mechanical music, automata, dolls and doll's houses on October 30.

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