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Computer vs. Robot

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Main Difference

The main difference between Computer and Robot is that the Computer is a simple general-purpose device for performing arithmetic or logical operations and Robot is a mechanical or virtual artificial agent carrying out physical activities.

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  • Computer (noun)

    A person employed to perform computations; one who computes. from 17th c.

  • Computer (noun)

    A male computer, where the female computer is called a computress.

  • Computer (noun)

    A programmable electronic device that performs mathematical calculations and logical operations, especially one that can process, store and retrieve large amounts of data very quickly; now especially, a small one for personal or home use employed for manipulating text or graphics, accessing the Internet, or playing games or media. from 20th c.

    "processor|informal}}|[[box q|slang|machine|calculator"

  • Robot (noun)

    A moving, especially one which can be programmed.

    "Thesaurus:robot"

    "automaton"

    "android"

  • Robot (noun)

    An intelligent mechanical being designed to look like a human or other creature, and usually made from metal.

  • Robot (noun)

    A person who does not seem to have any emotions.

  • Robot (noun)

    A traffic light (from earlier robot policeman).

  • Robot (noun)

    A theodolite which follows the movements of a prism and can be used by a one-man crew.

  • Robot (noun)

    A style of dance popular in disco in which the dancer imitates the stiff movements of a stereotypical android robot.

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Webster Dictionary
  • Computer (noun)

    a machine for performing calculations automatically

  • Computer (noun)

    an expert at calculation (or at operating calculating machines)

  • Robot (noun)

    a mechanism that can move automatically

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