A “household robot” is a robot that is designed to perform household work, domestic activities and housekeeping related tasks autonomously and that is used in private households in particular.

In a broad sense, the term “household robot” also refers to robots that perform housekeeping tasks in companies and public buildings.

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The definition given above was proposed as part of the Digital Era Framework by Dr. Dr. Jörn Lengsfeld. The text was first published in: Jörn Lengsfeld: Digital Era Framework. Please refer to the original publication if you want to cite the text.