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Automation is the substitution of self-operating machinery or electronics for manual or animal effort to support or control a broad spectrum of processes.
Examples: Self-driving vehicles, robotic farm tractors, drone auditing.
What is the technical potential for automation in the U.S.? Click here for McKinsey's assessment of "automatable" industry sectors.