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It's even more interesting that his sidekick is a crooked electronics engineer or scientist.

WORD ORIGIN

also side-kick, "companion or close associate," 1901, also side-kicker (1903), American English, of unknown origin. Earlier terms were side-pal (1886), side-partner (1886).

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