android

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android
Definition
Noun 
A robot that is designed to look and act like a human (not rarely male)
Etymology
Adjective 
Possessing human qualities.
Etymology
Noun Verb Adjective Adverb Other
Etymology
From Ancient Greek ἀνήρ ‎(anḗr, “man”) + -ειδής ‎(-eidḗs), itself from εἶδος ‎(eîdos, “form, image, shape, appearance, look”). Note the form ἀνδρώδης ‎(andrṓdēs, “manly”) already existed in Ancient Greek. Synchronically, andro- +‎ -oid.
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