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Cyborgs were beings both organic and machine. The best known example of cyborgs were the Cymeks
The Butlerian Jihad left a great revulsion for cyborgs even among the Bene Gesserit. However Shaddam IV thought that human minds attached to robot bodies are not in violation of the Jihad tenets.