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A device installed in some automotons to give them a level of intelligence, usually utilizing miniturized Babbage Engines, punch cards, or recording cylinders. They very from simple cognigators capable of a canine intelligence, to a level comparable to human intelligence. Some unusual varieties can possibly develop self awareness.