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  • verb Alternative spelling of automatized.


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  • It was the same every evening when she came home, she seemed to move through a wave of disruptive force, that was given off from the presence of thousands of vigorous, underworld, half-automatised colliers, and which went to the brain and the heart, awaking a fatal desire, and a fatal callousness.

    Women in Love 1907

  • Party discipline cracks every session a more compelling whip; and our shepherded, regimented, and automatised representatives themselves realise that, whatever more desirable status they may have attained, they have certainly lost that of individual freedom.

    The Open Secret of Ireland 1898

  • Sometimes, though, capriciousness in racing drivers should be encouraged: it's much better than the automatised alternative. - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph 2011


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