to make automatic.
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 Status Civilization Robert Sheckley
to make (a process, etc) automatic or (of a process, etc) to be made automatic
1837, “to make into an automaton;” see automaton + -ize. Meaning “to make automatic” attested by 1952. Related: Automatized; automatizing.
a device for recording involuntary bodily movements.
a mechanical figure or contrivance constructed to act as if by its own motive power; robot. a person or animal that acts in a monotonous, routine manner, without active intelligence. something capable of acting automatically or without an external motive force. noun (pl) -tons, -ta (-tə) a mechanical device operating under its own hidden power; […]
- Automatrix, inc.
automatrix, inc. company The company which produced CAM-PC. Address: Ballston Spa, NY, USA. (http://automatrix.com/). (1995-04-21)
noun a small device inserted in a photocopier to enable the process of copying to begin and to record the number of copies made Historical Examples The crank was an autometer, or self-measurer, and in that respect your superior and mine, my little drake. It Is Never Too Late to Mend Charles Reade