AFK-gameplay

Away from Keyboard gameplay is a player strategy that manifests in using a repeating macro or automated attack/pet/autocast-skill to farm items/currency in a specific location, usually with auto-pickup pet/script/macro component.
Games which encourage such gameplays have design flaws that force too much time-investment for reward(Grind) and encourage automation of grind.
(Technically its a form of manual botting.)