the designation goes back on the slawische word for Fronarbeit (robota). The word robota is used today in some more modern slawischen languages such as Polish rather in the sense by Maloche.

The word from the piece R.U.R. robot arrived. the Czech writer Karel Čapekinto the everyday life language of many countries.

In German the term stands among other things for:

this side is one Term clarifying for the distinction of several terms named the same word.

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