Examples of automate in a Sentence
The company recently automated its filing process.
a factory that has yet to be automated
a factory that has yet to automate
When companies automate, employees lose jobs.
Recent Examples of automate from the Web
Polluting industries such as oil and coal are highly automated and are unlikely to embark on a major hiring spree even if the United States dropped out of the Paris agreement, analysts say.
Introducing a speaker would serve two main purposes: providing a hub to automate appliances and lights via Apple's HomeKit system, and establishing a bulwark inside the home to lock customers more tightly into Apple's network of services.
Eventually, more of the contact points between passengers and crew could be automated—
Over the past several years, Point72 has been trying to inject data science into its investment strategies and experimented with automating the decisions of its best money managers.
The jobs least likely to be automated on Frey and Osborne’s list included surgeons, curators, and mechanical engineers.
By one count (a recent study out of Oxford University), close to half of all U.S. jobs will be automated in two to three decades.
With Gosling's recent experience in building seagoing autonomous robots, the company would be a step closer to automating its global supply chain.
Automating Employment Gradberry joins other matchmaking startups that seek to connect technical workers with employers, including HackerRank, Hired, and LearnUp.
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Origin and Etymology of automate
back-formation from automation
First Known Use: 1952
AUTOMATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of automate for English Language Learners
: to run or operate (something, such as a factory or system) by using machines, computers, etc., instead of people to do the work
AUTOMATE Defined for Kids
Definition of automate for Students
: to run or operate something using machines instead of people automate a factory
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