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nanobot Syllabification: nan·o·bot
Pronunciation: /ˈnanōˌbät/

Definition of nanobot in English:


A hypothetical, very small, self-propelled machine, especially one that has some degree of autonomy and can reproduce.
Example sentences
  • Certainly some of the nanoparticle-based technologies are near term, but nanobots that whip through our blood stream, diagnosing and curing disease?
  • The blade itself is stored in the hilt and is made of a hive of specialist nanobots, tiny robots that link to form a one and a half to two metre blade.
  • Specifically, robots, engineered organisms, and nanobots share a dangerous amplifying factor: they can self-replicate.
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