• (noun): Someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs.
    Synonyms: learner, scholar

Some articles on assimilator:

Nighthawk (roller Coaster) - History - Carowinds (2004—present)
... it was announced the new roller coaster would be named BORG Assimilator and would be the first Star Trek themed roller coaster ... President of marketing and Assistant General Manager, said “ BORG Assimilator gives our guests a unique opportunity – to experience the sensations of free flight without the traditional ... ” BORG Assimilator replaced the Carolina Sternwheeler Riverboat, a paddle boat ride that took riders around the seven themed areas of the park ...
BOINC Client–server Technology - Server Structure
... Next, the assimilator daemon processes the canonical result using project-specific code ... An assimilator may also generate more workunits based on the returned data ... The file_deleter daemon deletes output files after the assimilator has processed them, and deletes input files that aren't needed anymore ...