animatronic


an·i·ma·tron·ic

adjective \ˌa-nə-mə-ˈträ-nik\

Definition of ANIMATRONIC

:  of, relating to, or being a puppet or similar figure that is animated by means of electromechanical devices
an·i·ma·tron·i·cal·ly \-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin of ANIMATRONIC

short for audio-animatronic
First Known Use: 1978

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