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Examples of robot in a Sentence
The cars are assembled by robots.
Recent Examples of robot from the Web
Just after 1 p.m., and an arrest had been made, though, police determined with the help of bomb-detecting robots and bomb-sniffing dogs that there was no bomb.
The problem: Today’s soft robots are very delicate, and small rips or punctures could destroy them.
On a recent visit, artist and robot wrangler Brennan Steele demonstrated how Pixie uses a spinning router bit to transform a 3-D drawing of a helmeted warrior into a huge, lightweight foam sculpture that will soon adorn a 2018 Bacchus parade float.
Japanese engineers, who have basically brought us robots who also happen to collect human refuse, typically take the crown for most innovative toilet design.
Millions of robots can share this brain and train and learn together.
Students assembled and programmed MindStorm Lego robots recently at a STEM Camp sponsored by School District 218 and Moraine Valley Community College.
Couldn't Benioff and Weiss just make Game of Thrones but with robots in the wild west or something?
Each of the 32 robots sticks 3,000 cuttings per hour over a 15 hour day, 340 days per year.
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ROBOT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of robot for English Language Learners
: a real or imaginary machine that is controlled by a computer and is often made to look like a human or animal
: a machine that can do the work of a person and that works automatically or is controlled by a computer
ROBOT Defined for Kids
Definition of robot for Students
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