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Hans Rudolf Giger is a painter and designer most prominently known for his work on the Alien franchise.

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What is the etymology of "xenomorph" in the context of the Aliens franchise?

I know it's first uttered in Cameron's Aliens (1986). Once. It's a word that seems was coined for the movie itself, but one constructed of well-known root words that seem to mean "alien-shaped". In ...
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