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an·i·ma·tron·ics

 (ăn′ə-mə-trŏn′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The technology employing electronics to animate motorized puppets.


an′i·ma·tron′ic adj.
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animatronic

(ˌænɪməˈtrɒnɪk)
adj
(Film) of, concerned with, or operated by animatronics: animatronic dinosaurs.
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