mechanoid etymology

English word mechanoid comes from English -oid, English reel

Detailed word origin of mechanoid

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-oid English (eng) Of similar form to, but not the same as. Having the likeness of. Forms adjectives and nouns.
reel English (eng) (agriculture) A device consisting of radial arms with horizontal stats, connected with a harvesting machine, for holding the stalks of grain in position to be cut by the knives.. (film) A short compilation of sample film work used as a demonstrative resume in the entertainment industry.. (textiles) A machine on which yarn is wound and measured into lays and hanks, —-- for cotton or linen it [...]
mechanoid English (eng) (science fiction) A robot that is designed to look and act like a human.

Words with the same origin as mechanoid

Descendants of -oid
alkaloid asteroid cannabinoid colloidal cycloid designoid factoid fibroid humanoid insectoid keloid mong mongoloid monoid negro opioid paranoid planetoid roid schizoid solenoid sphenoid steroid trapezoid