Definition of knowbot in English:

knowbot

noun

Computing
trademark in US
  • A program on a network (especially the Internet) that operates independently and has reasoning and decision-making capabilities.

    • ‘A problem with knowbots and other smart Web search tools is that they are good at finding things we know we want to know, but not at finding things we don't know we want to know.’

Origin

1980s: from knowledgeable robot.

Pronunciation

knowbot

/ˈnoʊbɑt//ˈnōbät/