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Oxford dictionary definition of the word robot:
1a machine capable of carrying out a complex series of actions automatically, especially one programmable by a computer:
half of all American robots are making cars or trucks
a robot arm
(especially in science fiction) a machine resembling a human being and able to replicate certain human movements and functions automatically:
the robot closed the door behind us
a person who behaves in a mechanical or unemotional manner:
public servants are not expected to be mindless robots
2another term for crawler (in the computing sense).
3South African a set of automatic traffic lights:
waiting at a robot I caught the eye of a young woman
from Czech, from robota ‘forced labour’. The term was coined in K. Čapek’s play R.U.R. ‘Rossum’s Universal Robots’ (1920)