AU-TOM-A-TON n, pl AUTOMATA (L. FR. GK. NEUT. OF AUTOMATOS)

1. A mechanical figure or contrivance constructed to act by its own motive power; robot.       

2. A person or animal that acts in a monotonous routine manner without active intelligence.

CHING-A-DERA n, pl CHINGADERAS (SPANGLISH)

1. Something bad or a misdoing.

2. A gadget, gizmo, trinket, or whatyoumaycallit of an unknown name.