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adjective robotic pronunciation in British English /rəʊˈbɒtɪk/
  1. 1
    used for describing very stiff movements of someone’s body, for example in some types of modern dancing
    1. a.
      used about someone’s way of speaking or looking when it seems to show no human feeling
  2. 2
    used for describing a part of a machine that moves around by itself

    A robotic arm lifts the box up and turns it round.

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