from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To convert (a system, for example) to automation by the application of advanced scientific technology.
- transitive v. To make (a person) machinelike, as in giving responses or performing work.
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- v. To give something (or someone) the characteristics of a robot.
- v. To automate.
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