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robotic

Syllabification: ro·bot·ic
Pronunciation: /rōˈbädik
 
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Definition of robotic in English:

adjective

1Of or relating to robots: a robotic device for performing surgery
More example sentences
  • One day the system could evolve into a robotic device for continuous monitoring of crop canopies in a production setting.
  • Bundles make their way down a conveyor and are stacked on pallets by one of two automated robotic cranes, nicknamed ‘Chilly’ and ‘Willy.’
  • But what's new about tilling is that it uses automated, robotic equipment to quickly screen for mutations - gene by gene, one piece of DNA at a time.
1.1(Of a person) mechanical, stiff, or unemotional.
Example sentences
  • This nasal, crisp, robotic inner voice wasted no time on small talk.
  • She wondered if her fiancé even noticed her robotic mood.
  • Their robotic self-control and evasion of personal contact was redolent of the utter self-absorption of mimes.

Derivatives

robotically

1
Pronunciation: /-ik(ə)lē/
adverb
Example sentences
  • These robotically operated shelves of objects relate to different periods in history, the First World War for example.
  • ‘I'm here to see Wilson,’ the fellow said robotically.
  • We could economically justify bringing that material in-house, putting it into a robotically controlled environment and saving those storage and handling fees.

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