Dalek

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Dalek

(ˈdɑːlɛk)
n
any of a set of fictional robot-like creations that are aggressive, mobile, and produce rasping staccato speech
[C20: from a children's television series, Dr Who]
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Auctioneer James Lewis, of Bamfords Auctions in Derby, said: "I have seen Daleks before in people's houses but usually they turn out to be the type that you would see at a fairground.
Flemyng, who has a family connection with the character as his father Gordon directed both of the Dalek feature films of the 1960s, Dr Who And The Daleks and Daleks - Invasion Earth: 2150 AD, admitted he has little interest in portraying the Doctor himself.
THE fearsome Daleks are among the foes who will return for the 50th anniversary special of Doctor Who.
DALEKS invaded the North East for an event that was simply out of this world.
But it meant that for one hour on Saturday evening at least, families across the land could gather behind the sofa, like generations before them - united in the anticipation of being terrified - to watch the latest instalment in one of the great stories in the history of British TV: Doctor versus Daleks.
Moffat tried his hardest with 'Asylum of the Daleks', an episode that in many ways was his attempt to make the Daleks frightening once more.
A BIRMINGHAM man is hoping for world domination with an iPhone app he has created which simulates the voice of Doctor Who's fearsome daleks.
City of the Daleks is the first of four new adventures which take the form of downloadable computer games available for PC and Mac.
The PC Support Group is responsible for the technology that keeps the Daleks, the infamous baddies from iconic BBC TV hit series Dr Who, on the go.
BBC Worldwide has won a courtroom battle of the Daleks over who owns book rights to the alien creatures.
John and the Daleks are currently making themselves at home in the Midlands for the holidays.
On stage three Daleks are looking menacing, if slightly out of place, in a run-through for this year's panto, Aladdin.