Examples of humanoid in a Sentence
The movie is about humanoid aliens invading Earth.
Recent Examples of humanoid from the Web
Guten Tag, Josie Munich Airport and Lufthansa are trying out a humanoid robot named Josie Pepper to assist passengers by answering questions and offering directions in Terminal 2.
Trees contort into humanoid form or evolve into crystalline candelabras.
In one of the coolest bits of casting, Sonoya Mizuno (Ex Machina) plays both a young med student named Katie from an early scene and the humanoid shadow-Lena.
This was a big deal: the humanoid robot would be the first of its kind in orbit.
In Nevada, the Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas (rates from $259) employs Pepper, a humanoid robot from SoftBank Robotics.
The pregnant Lip Sync Battle co-host, 32, had a surprise meeting with the popular intelligent humanoid robot on Thursday.
However, there is one account on Twitter that’s unnerving Teigen and that’s the advanced humanoid robot, Sophia, who’s coming for Teigen on Twitter at an annual tech trade show after the model made a joke about the robot’s makeup a month earlier.
But in robotics terms, the advantage of a long-armed humanoid design would be to transition between modes of locomotion, whether walking, climbing, or swinging.
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Did You Know?
A humanoid robot, sometimes called an android, is a robot that resembles a human. Accounts of the yeti, Sasquatch, and Bigfoot continue to fascinate us mainly because of their humanoid characteristics. The idea of creating a monstrous humanoid, such as the Jewish golem or Victor Frankenstein's creation, has intrigued us for centuries. "Humanoid Animation" is a standard for creating humanlike figures for video that lets the same figure be used in a variety of 3-D games—some of which have nothing but humanoids for characters.
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Definition of humanoid for English Language Learners
: looking or acting like a human
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