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- n. Plural form of hell-diver.
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A superhero named "The Human Torch" - a robotic android - later debuted in 1939, drawn with clear similarities to photos of the hell-divers.
"I don't like those hell-divers, yellow, green, or any other color; and you, Brownie, are very definitely not expendable.