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android

 [an´droid]
resembling a human being.

an·dro·mor·phous

(an-drō-mōr'fŭs),
Having a male form or habitus.
Synonym(s): android
[andro- + G. morphē, form]

android

1. A non-biological organism having human characteristics. A synthetic person or humanoid robot.
2. Man-like, male-like, as of the pelvis. Compare gynaecoid.
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Oh, and the benevolent Autobots, another mechanoid race with the ability to disguise themselves as icecream vans, trucks and household appliances.
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Langella is wonderful while his upand-down relationship with his mechanoid mate hits some sweet notes.
There is no denying the vision is an inspired one and performances from young Haley Joel Osment as the mechanoid capable of love and Jude Law as a pleasure droid are spot on.
Langella is wonderful while his up-and-down relationship with his mechanoid mate hits some unexpectedly sweet notes.
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