automatically; in a way that is hidden from or not understood by the user, and in that sense, apparently “magical”:
I downloaded an app that automagically adds a travel itinerary to my calendar whenever I buy a plane ticket.
/aw-toh-maj’i-klee/ or /aw-toh-maj’i-k*l-ee/ Automatically, but in a way that, for some reason (typically because it is too complicated, or too ugly, or perhaps even too trivial), the speaker doesn’t feel like explaining to you.
E.g. “The C-INTERCAL compiler generates C, then automagically invokes cc to produce an executable.”
physical stimulation of one’s own genitals.
a type of self-service restaurant in which customers obtain food from small compartments by depositing the required number of coins in slots so that the doors can be opened. Historical Examples The Automat restaurants, for example, where the customer gets all his requirements himself, would never do in London. Roving East and Roving West E. […]
to apply the principles of to (a mechanical process, industry, office, etc.). to operate or control by . to displace or make obsolete by (often followed by out): The unskilled jobs are going to be automated out. to install procedures, as for manufacturing or servicing; follow or utilize the principles of : Many banks have […]
Automated Fingerprint Identification System: a computerized methodology used to analyze digitized images of individual fingerprints and compare them to a database of stored images, in search of a potential exact or partial match. noun Automated Fingerprint Identification System: a computer system that scans fingerprints from crime scenes and compares them with millions of others around […]