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NPC

Meaning Non-player character
Definition

An acronym used in gaming to describe artificial intelligence players that are not controlled by human players; can be friendly, neutral, or hostile; examples include merchants in towns and enemy bosses; can often be interacted with during gameplay.

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"The NPCs seem very realistic in this game."
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Updated April 21, 2014

NPC definition

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