Definition of automaticity in English:

automaticity

noun

  • See automatic

    • ‘The left hemisphere gets involved when stimuli and patterns are familiar and serves to establish automaticity of the task.’
    • ‘These children are able to produce legible handwriting but they do not achieve automaticity of handwriting.’
    • ‘Practice results in automaticity so the student doesn't have to ‘think’ about using the strategy.’
    • ‘Stolz's research looks into the cognitive processes that control attention and automaticity.’
    • ‘According to the theory of automaticity, good readers decode text automatically, so they are able to focus more attention to the message that is being conveyed through the text.’
    • ‘It is well understood that these skills are critical to future performance and that systematic practice is required to master them to the desired levels of automaticity and fluency.’

Pronunciation

automaticity

/ɔːtəməˈtɪsɪti/