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  Words related to automatic

Related / Similar Words: automatic pistol, automatic rifle, machine rifle, automatonlike, machinelike, robotlike, reflex(a), reflexive

 

Definition:
  • a pistol that will keep firing until the ammunition is gone or the trigger is released;
  • light machine gun;
  • operating with minimal human intervention; independent of external control; "automatic transmission"; "a budget deficit that caused automatic spending cuts";
  • like the unthinking functioning of a machine; "an automatic `thank you''"; "machinelike efficiency";
  • without volition or conscious control; "the automatic shrinking of the pupils of the eye in strong light"; "a reflex knee jerk"; "sneezing is reflexive";

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    See Also: mechanical

     

    Hyponyms: assault rifle, assault gun, Browning automatic rifle, BAR

     

    Anagrams: autotomic

     

     
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