Translation of "automate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈɔː.tə.meɪt/ us /ˈɑː.t̬ə-/

to make a process in a factory or office operate by machines or computers, in order to reduce the amount of work done by humans and the time taken to do the work

Massive investment is needed to automate the production process.
automated adjective uk /ˈɔː.tə.meɪ.tɪd/ us /ˈɑː.t̬ə.meɪ.t̬ɪd/
automation noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌɔː.təˈmeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌɑː.t̬ə-/

office/factory automation

(Translation of “automate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)