automation

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From automatic (coined by a Ford Executive Vice President Delmar S. Harder in the 40s)

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automation (uncountable)

  1. The act or process of converting the controlling of a machine or device to a more automatic system, such as computer or electronic controls.
    • 2012 October 23, David Leonhardt, "[1]," New York Times (retrieved 24 October 2012):
      The presidential campaign has been more focused on Bain Capital and an “apology tour” than on the challenges created by globalization and automation.

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automation c

  1. automation

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