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Meaning of AUTOMATION

Pronunciation:  `otu'meyshun

 
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 Definition: 

Automatic, as opposed to human, operation or control of a process, equipment or a system; or the techniques and equipment used to achieve this. Most often applied to computer (or at least electronic) control of a manufacturing process.

See also design automation, office automation, manularity, manufacturing automation protocol, pearl, qbe.

 

 

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