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"We were essentially being shell-shocked by rapid change. That was one of the things you needed science-fiction writers for back in the Sixties, because we could cope with the future."
- Peter Watts

Humeld  
  A human being with augmented body parts.  

Archie had been able to add more personalized biorgnic components to the humeld that was himself. A carbo squeezer, muscle assists, and most significantly a full course of bone actuation treatments.
From The Human Blend, by Alan Dean Foster.
Published by Del Rey in 2010
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Compare to the decorative implants that form a substantial part of Samuel R. Delany's Nebula award-winning 1968 novel Babel 17.

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