robotics

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Etymology[edit]

Coined by Isaac Asimov from robot + -ics by comparison to "physics ... hydraulics, celestial mechanics, and so on" [1] in his 1941 book Liar!.

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  • enPR: rō-bŏt′iks
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɹəʊˈbɒt.ɪks/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ɹoʊˈbɑt.ɪks/ [ɹoʊˈbɑɾɪks]

Noun[edit]

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robotics (uncountable)

  1. The science and technology of robots, their design, manufacture, and application

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