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  • noun Plural form of droid.


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  • The droids were a joy, the way their technical designs became warped by my loose drawing style amused me greatly.


  • Although the "droids" aren't there, I think the ToS issue is important enough to be discussed with regards to the above issue.

    The Droids We're Looking For? 2006

  • You won't find any light sabers on the International Space Station, but you will find a trio of "droids" that look a lot like what any self-respecting science fiction fan remembers as a Star Wars "remote."

    RedOrbit News - Technology 2010

  • Star Wars fans know that one of the "droids" starring in the series is C-3PO, whose specialty is "etiquette and protocol."

    Latest Articles 2009

  • Star Wars fans know that one of the "droids" starring in the series is C-3PO, whose specialty is "etiquette and protocol."

    The Virginian 2009

  • Maybe we've got some 'droids' who are writing the rules in terms of human reaction.

    The Roanoke Times: Home page 2009

  • There is an old man sitting shotgun and two droids duct taped to the back of the speeder.

    Know your role – Lesson One: You are not elite. 2010

  • Imagine the skepticism if the villagers have to explain that Pentagon battle droids consumed all the slain villagers and sped off for more mayhem.

    Pentagon’s New Robots Eye Creepy New ‘Flex Fuel’ « Blog 2009

  • Through the leadership of Princess Leia Organa (the female twin of Jedi hero Luke Skywalker) and the support of a ragtag crew of misfits namely: Captain Hans Solo, the hairy ape-like Chewbacca and metalhead droids R2D2 and C3PO; the Alliance were successful in creating anarchy throughout the galaxy in their bid to end the reign of Dark Lord Sidious and the Empire.

    SciFi, Fantasy & Horror Collectibles - Part 1183 2009

  • What this is really all about is the longstanding and deep-seated hatred Matt Yglesias and his droids have for George Will personally.

    Matthew Yglesias » A Suggested Correction for George Will 2009


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