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anton | android |

As an adverb anton

is then; at that time; next.

As a proper noun android is

a mobile operating system (os) based on the linux kernel and currently developed by google.



Proper noun

(en proper noun)
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  • * 2011 , Lasting Damage , Hodder & Stoughton, ISBN 978 0340980651, page 78:
  • 'As far as I'm concerned, he's Benjamin Rigby,' said Kit, after the first time we met him. 'He seems like a decent baby and he deserves a decent name. Not that his father's got one, so I suppose I shouldn't be surprised.' Kit thinks it's only acceptable to 'go around calling yourself Anton' , as he puts it, if you're Spanish, Mexican or Colombian, or if you're a hairdresser or a professional ice-skater.


    Alternative forms

    * androides (dated)


    (en noun)
  • A robot that is designed to look and act like a human (usually male)
  • Derived terms

    * droid


    * robot


    * gynoid, fembot

    See also

    * cyborg


    (en adjective)
  • Possessing human qualities
  • Anagrams

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