automat definition

  • noun:
    • A vending device for food.
    • A cafeteria consisting of vending machines.
    • a vending device where you can get meals.
    • a form of cafeteria where food is offered from devices.
    • A photographic lens-shutter which will be opened and held open in the form of a pneumatic light bulb.
    • An apparatus composed of a series of lifts in compartments from which, by way of automated machinery, separate articles of food at reported costs are delivered to anybody that will drop the mandatory money into a slot; in addition, a restaurant which serves its clients by means of such an apparatus. The aim is to do away with the intermediation of waiters.
    • a vending device from which you may get food
    • a cafeteria in which food is served from devices

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