mechatronics

noun

(functioning as singular) the combination of mechanical engineering, computing, and electronics, as used in the design and development of new manufacturing techniques

Nearby words

  1. mechano-,
  2. mechanochemistry,
  3. mechanomorphism,
  4. mechanoreceptor,
  5. mechanotherapy,
  6. mechelen,
  7. mechitarist,
  8. mechitzah,
  9. mechlin,
  10. mechlin lace

Word Origin for mechatronics

C20: from mecha (nics) + (elec) tronics

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