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animatronics

noun [U] uk   /ˌæn.ɪ.məˈtrɒn.ɪks/  us   /-ˈtrɑː.nɪks/ specialized
the use of machines controlled by computers to make puppets and models move in a natural way in films and other types of entertainment
animatronic
adjective uk   /ˌæn.ɪ.məˈtrɒn.ɪk/  us   /ˌæn.ɪ.məˈtrɑː.nɪk/
The most popular exhibit in the museum was a giant animatronic dinosaur.
Translations of “animatronics”
in Chinese (Traditional) 電子動畫學, 電子動畫技術, 電腦動畫技術…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电子动画学, 电子动画技术, 计算机动画技术…
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