[ aw-tom-uh-tahyz ]
/ ɔˈtɒm əˌtaɪz /
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verb (used with object), au·tom·a·tized, au·tom·a·tiz·ing.
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Also especially British, au·tom·a·tise .
Origin of automatize
First recorded in 1830–40; automat(ic) + -ize
OTHER WORDS FROM automatizeau·tom·a·tist, nounau·tom·a·ti·za·tion, noun
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How to use automatize in a sentence
By itself, that was not so very odd—the automatized factory had never had very many persons in it.The Tunnel Under The World|Frederik Pohl
Certain things must be looked for, certain habits must be formed, certain movements must be automatized.The Science of Human Nature|William Henry Pyle
Our automatized factories produce the same goods for us year in and year out.
The ships are completely automatized, built to meet conditions of several hundreds years ago.
British Dictionary definitions for automatize
/ (ɔːˈtɒməˌtaɪz) /
to make (a process, etc) automatic or (of a process, etc) to be made automatic
Derived forms of automatizeautomatization or automatisation, noun
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