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Cybernetics gained its monopoly by cutting costs of production.

During the indoctrination period you will do a very simple routine job in coordination with the cybernetics machines.

Cybernetics is a combined study of machines and the human nervous system.

Her console's so simple anyone with a basic knowledge of computers and cybernetics could figure her out.

He got interested in neurology from the physics angle toward the end of his life, and contributed a lot to cybernetics.

A cybernetics engineer and machine tender, he was down to ten hours a week of work.

It is not generally known that all the periodical publications for the world were put out by Cybernetics.

Dr. Auerbach was playing around with a chemical approach to cybernetics.

WORD ORIGIN

coined 1948 by U.S. mathematician Norbert Wiener (1894-1964) from Greek kybernetes "steersman" (metaphorically "guide, governor") + -ics; perhaps based on 1830s French cybernétique "the art of governing."

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