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man·i·kin

, mannikinmannequin (man'i-kin),
A model, especially one with removable pieces, of the human body or any of its parts.
See also: phantom (2).
[dim. of man]

manikin

/man·i·kin/ (man´ĭ-kin) a model to illustrate anatomy or on which to practice surgical or other manipulations.

manikin

(man′i-kĭn) [Dutch manneken, little man]
A model of the human body or its parts, used esp. in teaching anatomy and emergency medical and nursing procedures.

manikin

(man´ikin),
n a replica of the complete body or its individual parts that is used for instructional purposes. Used interchangeably with mannequin. See typodont.