animatronics Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “animatronics” in the English Dictionary

"animatronics" in British English

See all translations

animatronicsnoun [U]

uk   /ˌæn.ɪ.məˈtrɒn.ɪks/  us   /-ˈtrɑː.nɪks/ specialized
the use of ​machinescontrolled by ​computers to make puppets and ​modelsmove in a ​natural way in ​films and other ​types of ​entertainment
adjective uk   /ˌæn.ɪ.məˈtrɒn.ɪk/  us   /ˌæn.ɪ.məˈtrɑː.nɪk/
The most ​popularexhibit in the ​museum was a ​giant animatronic ​dinosaur.
(Definition of animatronics from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “animatronics”
in Chinese (Simplified) 电子动画学, 电子动画技术, 计算机动画技术…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電子動畫學, 電子動畫技術, 電腦動畫技術…
What is the pronunciation of animatronics?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


(a plan showing) the subjects or books to be studied in a particular course, especially a course that leads to an exam

Word of the Day

Out of Africa
Out of Africa
by Colin McIntosh,
October 01, 2015
A recent discovery off the coast of the island of Taiwan, made by local fishermen, is causing scientists to re-examine their ideas about early humans. The skull of a male human, now nicknamed Penghu Man, was found to differ significantly from the skulls of the Homo Erectus species previously known in the

Read More 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Read More