• automatic rifle, automatic pistol, automatic gun; machine which operates automatically
• operating by itself; unintentional
• an automatic machine is one which has controls that enable it to perform a task without needing to be constantly operated by a person.
• an automatic gun, car, or washing machine can be called an automatic.
• an automatic action is one that you do without thinking about it.
• if something such as an action or a punishment is automatic, it happens as the normal result of something else.
• automatic creating of a back-up file on computer
automatic bank services
• automatic teller service, automated bank machine, mechanism for carrying out bank procedures via a magnetic card, atm
• car with an automatic transmission, auto which switches its gears automatically
• inspection which is performed automatically
• creating a table of contents for a given document by use of a word processor
automatic data processing
• technique for computer processing that requires little human participation, adp
• automated telephone exchange
• gunfire which occurs rapidly without the need to reload
• firearm which continuously loads and fires supplied ammunition
automatic flight control system
• flight control system in an aircraft which operates without human supervision automatic gain co ...