verb (used with object), mech·a·nized, mech·a·niz·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM mechanizemech·a·ni·za·tion [mek-uh-nahy-zey-shuhn], /ˌmɛk ə naɪˈzeɪ ʃən/, nounmech·a·niz·er, nounun·mech·a·nized, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for mechanize
With its screen raised, it looked more than anything else like a mechanized bathtub.Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day|James Jones|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
World War I mechanized war on a scale never before possible—a whole array of new weapons was developed.Life Under Air Strikes: Children Under Fire Will Never Forget — or Forgive|Clive Irving|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Chicago was the center of meatpacking, railroads, and mechanized agriculture, the flagships of industrial capitalism.
Highly mechanized farming has for decades depended on fossil fuel and chemicals.Inside the ‘Food Basket’: ‘Valley of Shadows and Dreams’|Malcolm Jones|June 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Oh, yes, did I forget to mention the mechanized conveyer belt?‘Sweet Genius’: Ron Ben-Israel is the Scariest Man on Television|Jace Lacob|April 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Perhaps our mechanized civilization is going to the dogs; as Scriven suspects and you and maybe I myself.The Brain|Alexander Blade
And ringed around her at a safe distance was what seemed to be a small mechanized army corps.Plague Ship|Andre Norton
The industry is highly mechanized and has virtually eliminated hand labor.Oahu Traveler's guide|Bill Gleasner
Highly mechanized activity tends as Emerson said to turn men into spiders and needles.Human Nature and Conduct|John Dewey
In every adult life, a large number of these mechanized responses are absolutely essential to efficiency.Craftsmanship in Teaching|William Chandler Bagley