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automatically (adv.)

1834, "involuntarily, unconsciously," from automatical (see automatic (adj.)) + -ly (2).

updated on March 05, 2017

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Definitions of automatically from WordNet

automatically (adv.)
in a reflex manner;
he answered automatically
automatically (adv.)
in a mechanical manner; by a mechanism;
Synonyms: mechanically
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