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mechanized

adjective
     
mech‧a‧nized also mechanised British English
1 a mechanized system or process now uses machines instead of people or animals [= automated]:
Car production is now highly mechanized.
2 a mechanized army unit uses tanks and other armoured military vehicles
mechanize verb [transitive]
mechanization noun [uncountable]
increasing mechanization of agriculture

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