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 swiftlyMore 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.
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- 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.
More definitions of roboticsDefinition of robotics in:
- The US English dictionary