cyborg cyborg  /ˈsaɪ bɔrɡ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a human being whose body has been taken over in whole or in part by electromechanical devices

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. When she was 12 years old, she became so captivated by the show's cyborg premise that she started reading books that reaffirmed the concept of integrating machines with humans.
  2. He's taken humanity to the cyborg stage, truly.
  3. He's becoming a cyborg--part man-child, part machine.

News

  1. 009-1 Science-Fiction Action Manga Gets Live-Action Film

    Power Rangers' K?ichi Sakamoto directs & Mayuko Iwasa plays female cyborg agent
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Anime News Network

  2. RoboRoach: Control a live cyborg cockroach from your phone

    In what they dub a marriage of behavioral neuroscience and neural engineering, the minds at Backyard Brains have mounted a Kickstarter project that lets you build your own cyborg out of a bug. [Read more]        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNET

  3. Kickstarter Project Funds Cyborg Cockroaches

    Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new Kickstarter project wants to allow you to own and control your own cyborg cockroach . The RoboRoach is the world's first commercially available "Insect Cyborg" that involves neuroscience and engineering. Researchers from "Backyard Brains" created a device that allows you to install a pack to the antenna of a cockroach and control the ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: redOrbit

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Quotes

  1. Mr Johnson said: "It was a low moment to have my rhetorical skills denounced by a monosyllabic Austrian cyborg. But I can now say to Arnie that in spite of all his doubts, and though there was a great deal of suspense until the final reel, Ken...
    on Sep 28, 2008 By: Boris Johnson Source: Carluke Gazette

  2. "We've been working for 20 or 30 years on this mind-Borg or Cyborg stuff. All of these things are examples of new interfaces between humans and machines," said Steve Mann, a professor with the department of electrical and computer engineering at...
    on Jan 7, 2009 By: Steve Mann Source: Calgary Herald

  3. "My time has come," Shamrock told the crowd at the HP Pavilion in San Jose. "The stars like Gilbert Melendez and Cristiane Cyborg. They are the future and I am the past. Tonight I announce my retirement and I say this will be the last time I...
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Frank Shamrock Source: USA Today

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