automatize

automatize
transitive verb (-tized; -tizing) Etymology: 1automatic Date: 1929 to make (an action) reflexiveautomatization noun

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  • automatize — v. t. same as {automate}. Syn: automate. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • automatize — (v.) 1837, to make into an automaton; see AUTOMATON (Cf. automaton) + IZE (Cf. ize). Meaning to make automatic attested by 1952. Related: Automatized; automatizing …   Etymology dictionary

  • automatize — (Amer.) v. make automatic, mechanize, motorize (also automatise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • automatize — [ô täm′ətīz΄] vt. automatized, automatizing 1. to make automatic 2. AUTOMATE automatization n …   English World dictionary

  • automatize — verb a) To make or become automatic. Student responses are gradually automatized through repetition. b) To cause to be automated; to automate. We need to automatize our production facility. See Also …   Wiktionary

  • automatize — automatist, n. automatization, n. /aw tom euh tuyz /, v.t., automatized, automatizing. 1. to make automatic. 2. automate. Also esp. Brit., automatise. [1830 40; AUTOMAT(IC) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • automatize — au·tom·a·tize …   English syllables

  • automatize — au•tom•a•tize [[t]ɔˈtɒm əˌtaɪz[/t]] v. t. tized, tiz•ing 1) cvb to make automatic 2) cvb to automate • Etymology: 1830–40 au•tom a•ti•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • automatize — v.tr. (also ise) 1 make (a process etc.) automatic. 2 subject (a business, enterprise, etc.) to automation. Derivatives: automatization n. Etymology: AUTOMATIC + IZE …   Useful english dictionary

  • semi-automatize — verb make semiautomatic Can we semi automatize the semantic tagging process? • Syn: ↑semi automatise • Hypernyms: ↑automatize, ↑automatise, ↑automate • Verb Frames …   Useful english dictionary

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