robotize

verb
ro·​bot·​ize | \ ˈrō-ˌbä-ˌtīz How to pronounce robotize (audio) , -bə- \
robotized; robotizing

Definition of robotize

transitive verb

1 : to make automatic : equip with robots
2 : to turn (a human being) into a robot

Examples of robotize in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Industries that robotize tend to increase output, but robots can have dire consequences for workers. Megan Hess, Bloomberg.com, "Your Evening Briefing," 8 May 2017

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First Known Use of robotize

1927, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Robotize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/robotize. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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