Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Automatic.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective obsolete Automatic.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Obsolete form of automatic.

Etymologies

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Latin automatus, Ancient Greek. See automaton.

Examples

  • Then mentions the child poverty targets, and gets a automatous cheer from the benches behind him.

    Pre-Budget Report live blog

  • Then mentions the child poverty targets, and gets a automatous cheer from the benches behind him.

    Gordon Brown, Charlie Whelan and Me

  • Conversely, if NP's became completely automatous, then they can bear the liability of their work directly and would really know why us docs are constantly CYA.

    Rant Time in the ER

  • They who are merely carried on by the wheel of such inclinations, without the hand and guidance of sovereign reason, are but the automatous [70] part of mankind, rather lived than living, or at least underliving themselves.

    Christian Morals

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