One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘automatic garage doors’
mechanized, mechanical, automated, push-button, preprogrammed, computerized, electronic, robotic, unmanned
self-activating, self-regulating, self-directing, self-executing
2‘an automatic reaction’
instinctive, involuntary, unconscious, reflex, knee-jerk, reflexive, instinctual, subconscious, unconditioned
spontaneous, impulsive, unthinking, unpremeditated, unintentional, unintended, unbidden, unwitting, inadvertent
conscious, intentional, deliberate
3‘he is the automatic choice for the senior team’
inevitable, unavoidable, inescapable, unpreventable, necessary, ineluctable
certain, definite, undoubted, assured, obvious
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