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Definitions of automatic

  1. (physiology) without volition or conscious control; "the automatic shrinking of the pupils of the eye in strong light"; "a reflex knee jerk"; "sneezing is reflexive" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a pistol that will keep firing until the ammunition is gone or the trigger is released Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. light machine gun Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. operating with minimal human intervention; independent of external control; "automatic transmission"; "a budget deficit that caused automatic spending cuts" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. like the unthinking functioning of a machine; "an automatic `thank you'"; "machinelike efficiency" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. without volition or conscious control; "the automatic shrinking of the pupils of the eye in strong light"; "a reflex knee jerk"; "sneezing is reflexive" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7. Alt. of Automatical Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Having the power of self-action; done unconsciously. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  9. A pistol which can be rapidly discharged without raising the hammer. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  10. Automatically. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  11. 1. Spontaneous, not induced by outside causes. 2. Involuntary or not voluntary, performed unconsciously. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  12. Involuntary; having independent action. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  13. Like an automaton; self-moving. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  14. Self-moving; acting mechanically; done without volition. Automatical. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. Having the power of an automaton, said of those functions which are performed involuntarily in the animal system. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  16. Having power of motion in itself; acting from concealed machinery; self-regulating. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  17. A way of doing things that is programmed to happen at specific times. thelawdictionary.org
  18. a pistol that will keep firing until the ammunition is gone or the trigger is released; as, a .45 automatic. dictgcide_fs
  19. That which acts of itself. Those movements are called automatic which are executed without volition:- involuntary motions, motus automatici seu automati seu involuntarii. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  20. Self-acting; working of itself (as machinery); mechanical, unconscious; unintelligent, merely mechanical. Hence automatical a., automatically adv., automaticity n. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  21. Spontaneous; done by no act of the will. American pocket medical dictionary.
  22. Self-acting, i. e., without the intervention of the will. The term is applied to acts which, although voluntary at first, become habitual and continue to be performed without any further attention being bestowed on them and also to designate those physiological activities, such as those of the heart and respiratory center which are due to intrinsic changes within the structure itself. [Gr.] Appleton's medical dictionary.
  23. [Gr.] Properly, anything which has the power of regulating its own actions. Applied wrongly and unfortunately to things which have not this power. Human actions, as springing from free will, are the true automatic actions. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy

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