from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Partially automated.

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of semiautomate.


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  • As a result, Yarynich and his colleague set out to design a more solidly based architecture—the semiautomated system known as PERIMETR—to protect against a decapitating strike that would make the Kremlin feel less the need to preempt.

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  • The Ferrari California is available with either a standard manual transmission or a dual-clutch, semiautomated transmission.

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  • A Gear & Gadgets article on convertibles in Saturday's Off Duty section incorrectly said that the car was available only with a dual-clutch, semiautomated transmission.

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  • A mere five years ago, semiautomated trading was the preserve of quant-fund geeks, but now, algorithims and dark pools are everywhere.

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  • This article describes a semiautomated workflow for cataloging electronic theses and dissertations ETDs.


  • ETD2MARC: A semiautomated workflow for cataloging electronic theses and dissertations by Brian E. Surratt and Dustin Hill appears in Library Collections, Acquisitions, and Technical Services vol. 28, no.


  • In a typical company, these transactions represent the largest segment of corporate expenditures yet are often carried out with paper-based or semiautomated procedures that are inefficient for both buyer and seller.


  • CE Mark will allow us to further commercialize our molecular product using our current semiautomated instrument in Europe. Home Page

  • Once manual processes have been streamlined and semiautomated, people eventually start to think about maximizing automation by integrating directly with existing applications and security infrastructure to automate data collection and testing of controls.

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  • The recently launched alliance enables commodity traders employing algorithmic trading to feed digitized real-time data on weather-related news, government weather forecasts and technical indicators into their automated or semiautomated trading strategies and execution.

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