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autonomous

(Independent), adjective detached, exxsting as an independent entity, free, free to choose, self-reliant, self-sufficient, self-supporting, uncoerced, uncompelled, unconstrained, uncontrolled, unrestricted

autonomous

(Self governing), adjective at liberty, autarchic, autonomic, enfranchised, free, politically independdnt, self-determined, self-directing, self-ruling, sovereign
See also: free, independent, nonpartisan, sovereign
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The X-47B took off and landed autonomously on separate occasions in 2013.
The auto manufacturer was able to provide impressive proof of the viability of autonomous driving in today's complex urban and inter-city traffic already last year: In August 2013 the Mercedes-Benz S 500 INTELLIGENT DRIVE, a new-model S-Class equipped with near-production-standard technology, drove fully autonomously the 100 km distance between the German cities of Mannheim and Pforzheim, following the historic route taken by Bertha Benz.
Nissan CEO, Carlos Ghosn, said, 'This will be followed in 2018 by the introduction of multiple-lane controls, allowing cars to autonomously negotiate hazards and change lanes.
This is an exciting new opportunity for an unmanned aerial vehicle and UGV to autonomously work together to accomplish a mission which is only possible as a team," said Jeremy Searock, program manager for NREC.
A backhoe loader, meanwhile, is able to align itself with the blocks autonomously, without the need for tracks.
In this demonstration testing, ASIMO will autonomously explain its own features to guests visiting the Miraikan.
Oka-T-MKS will be able to work autonomously for as long as 180 days between required dockings with the ISS, officials said.
Scientists would like to program DNA robots to autonomously walk in different directions to move in a programmable pattern, a key to harnessing their potential as cargo-carrying molecular machines.
The gesture control system is also being used in a robot that will respond to gestures from a human handler and autonomously direct unmanned aircraft to a spotting position.
During the late '90s, the unemployed workers movement attempted to organize autonomously from leftist political parties and the populism of Peronism.
Under the FCS ANS program, General Dynamics Robotic Systems will be responsible for the design, development, integration, testing and manufacture of a system that is capable of autonomously controlling any of several vehicles designated by the Army, including the Multi-functional Utility Logistics Equipment (MULE) platform, the Armed Reconnaissance Vehicle, and the Manned Ground Vehicle.
A fragmented world, but one that valorizes each of its fragments--singular elements, cells living autonomously in the protean whole.
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