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The Sardaukar / ˈ s ɑːr d ə k ɑːr / are a fictional military force from Frank Herbert’s Dune universe, primarily featured in the 1965 science fiction novel Dune, as well as Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson’s Prelude to Dune prequel trilogy (1999–2001).

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