android

[an-droid]
noun
an automaton in the form of a human being.

Origin:
1720–30; < Neo-Latin androīdēs. See andr-, -oid

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android (ˈændrɔɪd)
 
n
1.  (in science fiction) a robot resembling a human being
 
adj
2.  resembling a human being
 
[C18: from Late Greek androeidēs manlike; see andro-, -oid]

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android
"automaton resembling a human being," 1727, from Mod.L. androides, from Gk. andro- "human" + eides "form, shape." Listed as "rare" in OED (1879), popularized from c.1951 by science fiction writers.
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android an·droid (ān'droid')
adj.
Possessing human features and form.

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Example sentences for androids
Harry is now the supreme ruler of a planet of androids who cater to his every
  whim.
The planet is discovered to be populated with other androids built to serve
  humans.
Early androids were detectable, because of their limited intelligence.
She also admits to knowing all of the eight androids being hunted.
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