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A '''computron''' is a Colonial term for computer.
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A '''computron''' is a Colonial [[List of terms (1980)|term]] for computer.
  
It is first used in ''[[Galactica 1980]]'' with the introduction of a "[[wrist computron]]", a device capable of translation and invisibility ([[Galactica Discovers Earth]]).
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It is first used in ''[[Galactica 1980]]'' with the introduction of the navigational computron, the navigational computer within a [[Viper (TOS)|Viper]] ([[Galactica Discovers Earth, Part I]]).
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The term is most often used in association with the [[wrist computron]], a device worn on the wrist capable of translation and invisibility ([[Galactica Discovers Earth, Part I]]).
  
 
It is also a term used in the [[Realm Press comics]], first appearing in "[[The Law of Volahd]]".
 
It is also a term used in the [[Realm Press comics]], first appearing in "[[The Law of Volahd]]".
  
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Revision as of 09:38, 29 July 2007

A computron is a Colonial term for computer.

It is first used in Galactica 1980 with the introduction of the navigational computron, the navigational computer within a Viper (Galactica Discovers Earth, Part I).

The term is most often used in association with the wrist computron, a device worn on the wrist capable of translation and invisibility (Galactica Discovers Earth, Part I).

It is also a term used in the Realm Press comics, first appearing in "The Law of Volahd".