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An organism, often a human, that has certain physiological processes enhanced or controlled by mechanical or electronic devices, especially when they are integrated with the nervous system.
[cyb(ernetic) + org(anism).]
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(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) (in science fiction) a living being whose powers are enhanced by computer implants or mechanical body parts
[C20: from cyb(ernetic) org(anism)]
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a person whose physiological functioning is enhanced by mechanical or electronic devices.
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|Noun||1.||cyborg - a human being whose body has been taken over in whole or in part by electromechanical devices; "a cyborg is a cybernetic organism"|
machine - an efficient person; "the boxer was a magnificent fighting machine"
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cyborg[ˈsaɪbɔːrg] n → cyborg m
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n → Cyborg m, → Robotermensch m
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