animatronic

play
adjective an·i·ma·tron·ic \ˌa-nə-mə-ˈträ-nik\

Definition of animatronic

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a puppet or similar figure that is animated by means of electromechanical devices

animatronically

play \-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of animatronic

short for audio-animatronic


First Known Use: 1972

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