android

(redirected from AOSP)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.

an·droid

 (ăn′droid′)
adj.
Possessing human features.
n.
A mobile robot or automaton, especially one that resembles a human.

android

(ˈændrɔɪd)
n
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) (in science fiction) a robot resembling a human being
adj
resembling a human being
[C18: from Late Greek androeidēs manlike; see andro-, -oid]

Android

(ˈændrɔɪd)
n
1. (Telecommunications) trademark a software package for smartphones, including many application programs
2. (Telecommunications) a smartphone that uses this software

an•droid

(ˈæn drɔɪd)

n.
an automaton in the form of a human being.
[1720–30; < New Latin androīdēs. See andro-, -oid]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.android - an automaton that resembles a human beingandroid - an automaton that resembles a human being
robot, automaton, golem - a mechanism that can move automatically

android

(Science fiction)
noun robot, automaton, humanoid, cyborg, mechanical man, bionic man or woman Star Trek's android, Data
Translations
android
androide
android
andróide

android

[ˈændrɔɪd] Nandroide m

android

[ˈændrɔɪd] n (= robot) → androïde m

android

nAndroide m
References in periodicals archive ?
Pursuant to the second agreement, Shell and Canadian Natural have completed the joint acquisition and now own equally Marathon Oil Canada Corporation (MOCC), which holds a 20% interest in AOSP, from an affiliate of Marathon Oil Corporation for USD1.
On completion of all these transactions, it is envisaged that Canadian Natural will be the operator of the AOSP upstream mining assets, and Shell will continue as operator of the Scotford upgrader and Quest CCS project, located next to the 100% Shell-affiliate owned Scotford refinery and chemicals plants.
For those who are unfamiliar, AOSP is the abbreviation of (Android Open Source Project), meaning this version is developed based on the Google's AOSP source code, providing a pure stock Android experience, just like a Nexus device.
Looking forward, MRO has indicated that the most likely near-term investments at AOSP will focus on lower-cost plant de-bottlenecking and micro-expansions rather than the more capital intensive Phase II expansion.
Lastly, the AOSP pipeline is in the process of being enlarged as part of a multi-year expansion of the Syncrude 21 Project.
Looking forward, the company has indicated that the most likely near-term investments at AOSP will focus on lower-cost plant debottlenecking and micro-expansions rather than the more capital intensive Phase II expansion.
YunOS is capable of running a few apps that are there on Android as it's based on AOSP, the open source Android version.
If patches are provided with the report or put into AOSP we are happy to provide them to partners as well.
Marathon's synthetic crude oil sales from AOSP for fourth quarter 2008 are around 32,000bpd.
Notable reserve additions in 2009 included the booking of reserves from Chevron's 20% stake in the AOSP Oil Sands project (allowed under revised SEC rules), as well as increases on the natural gas side from the gigantic Gorgon project (offshore Australia natural gas fields, 3 planned LNG trains with capacity of 15 million tonnes per annum; Chevron operator), which drove the bulk of Chevron's gas-related reserve gains.
Additional information uncovered in AOSP revealed that all three smartphones will come equipped with 10nm processor technology-based Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processors.
9 billion Detroit refinery expansion, a multi-billion dollar development program of the AOSP Heavy Oil Sands project in Canada, and accelerated E&P budget.