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nan·o·bot

 (năn′ō-bŏt′)
n.
A microscopic robot built from nanoscale components, typically 0.1 to 10 micrometers in length.

nanobot

(ˈnænəʊˌbɒt)
n
a microscopically small robot
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These abilities were tested in three events: a two-millimeter dash in which each nanobot competed for the best time in a sprint across the playing field; a slalom drill where the path between goals was blocked by defenders--in this case, polymer posts; and a ball-handling drill that requires robots to dribble as many nanoballs--or microdisks--as possible into the goal, according to a NIST spokesman.
Orphaned and left crippled by a brutal beating, Tony is transformed into a hero by NanoBot technology.
When a scientist,Dr Connors (Donovan) threatens world peace with his amazing invention of a nanobot army for megalomaniac Brinkman (McShane),Cody is sent undercover to be friend Connors' daughter Natalie (Duff)and get close to her father.
US scientist Richard Smalley has calculated the barriers facing a single nanobot, capable of building at a speed of one billion atoms per second, would take 19m years to build a 30 gram (less than one ounce) product.
Global health service company Cigna is on a mission: to get HopeLab s cancer-fighting game app Re-Mission 2: Nanobot s Revenge onto the phones and tablets of every young cancer patient in the world.
To create their walking nanobot, Ludwig Barrels of the University of California, River-side and his colleagues there and at Kansas State University in Manhattan retrofitted a benzene-based molecule so that it has what amounts to two feet, each a sulfur atom.
When a scientist, Dr Connors (Donovan) threatens world peace with his amazing invention of a nanobot army for megalomaniac Brinkman (McShane), Cody is sent undercover to befriend Connor's daughter Natalie (Duff) and use her to get close to her father.
In order to stop him, Banks must befriend the daughter of the nanobot army's inventor, and use her to get close to him and McShane.
Dickinson, who named her robot Nanobot, is coding her bot so it can do other things.
But how do you tell a nanobot what's acceptable building material or when to stop making copies of itself?
I believe that within the next 20 years we will have thousands of nanobot computer machines in our blood that will heal our bodies, improve our performance, and even be able to back up all the contents of our brains, just as you backup your files on a computer," The Daily Mail quoted Kurzwell as saying.