An android is an advanced robot or synthetic organism that resembles a human. It has advanced artificial intelligence that can make intelligent decisions and imitate human behavior.
Androids are in a legal grey area in Federation, Empire and Alliance systems. It's legal as long as they don't have machine sentience.
Various corporations design and manufacture androids such as the robotics division of Achilles Corporation.
- ↑ Science fact and science fiction: an encyclopedia
- ↑ Brave new words: the Oxford dictionary of science fiction
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