automate

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See also: aŭtomate

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɔtoʊˌmeɪt/, [ˈɒɾoʊˌmeɪt]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eɪt

Verb[edit]

automate (third-person singular simple present automates, present participle automating, simple past and past participle automated)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To replace or enhance human labor with machines.
    Many offices still need to automate.
    We saved time and money by automating the process.

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek αὐτόματον (autómaton), neuter of αὐτόματος (autómatos, self moving, self willed).

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Noun[edit]

automate m (plural automates)

  1. automaton

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Adjective[edit]

automate

  1. feminine plural nominative form of automat
  2. feminine plural accusative form of automat
  3. neuter plural nominative form of automat
  4. neuter plural accusative form of automat

Noun[edit]

automate

  1. plural of automat