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androidnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈæn.drɔɪd/
a ​robot (= ​machinecontrolled by ​computer) that is made to ​look like a ​human
(Definition of android from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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androidnoun [C]

 us   /ˈæn·drɔɪd/
a ​robot (= ​mechanicaldevice) that ​looks like a ​person: He ​acted just like an android, ​avoiding any ​expression of ​feelings.
(Definition of android from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “android”
in Spanish Androide…
in Vietnamese người máy hệt như người…
in Malaysian android…
in Thai หุ่นยนต์เสมือนมนุษย์…
in Chinese (Simplified) 仿真机器人…
in Indonesian android…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人型機器人, 模擬機器人…
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