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robotize

[roh-buh-tahyz, -bot-ahyz] /ˈroʊ bəˌtaɪz, -bɒtˌaɪz/
verb (used with object), robotized, robotizing
1.
to turn (someone) into a robot.
2.
to convert for automated operation or production by robots or robotlike machines:
to robotize an assembly line.
verb (used without object), robotized, robotizing
3.
to adapt or become adapted to the use of robots or robotics.
Also, especially British, robotise.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; robot + -ize
Related forms
robotization, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for robotise

robotize

/ˈrəʊbəˌtaɪz/
verb (transitive)
1.
(mainly US) to automate: robotized assembly lines
2.
to cause (a person) to be or become mechanical and lifeless, like a robot
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