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robot

Pronunciation: /ˈrəʊbɑːt; ˈrəʊbɒt/

Translation of robot in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 (machine) robot (masculine) he acts like a robot se comporta como un autómata
    Example sentences
    • Science and design also are brought together with interactive robots and large-scale computer graphics.
    • Now that robots and computer simulations are replacing bench science, architects are giving researchers new laboratory environments that facilitate the exchange of ideas and bring together experts of many disciplines.
    • Another robot grabs and places a wooden pallet, then lays down a cardboard slip sheet before stacking cases two at a time for a total of 40 on each pallet, which are then stretchwrapped.

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