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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.
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Ruth Lee began producing the training manikins in the 1980s when a family friend who worked for Merseyside Fire Service asked if it could repair one of the brigade's own manikins made from hessian sacking and old hose.
The cooling was provided by radiant panels while manikin was the source of heat generation in the room.
The manikin used in this project (HVAC Manikin, Thermetrics) [8] was constructed from a carbon-fiber epoxy shell outfitted with sensors positioned throughout its body form, as illustrated in Figure 3.
The studies that used various video laryngoscopes including the Macintosh laryngoscope and McGrath video laryngoscope on patients with normal airways and on manikins have reported intubation times similar to our study.
The H-point manikin described in SAE J826 provides the H-point, a reference point used to predict the location of occupants in vehicles.
The Center also has 23 specialized training clinics, each equipped with different types of high-fidelity manikin parts.
A non-breathing and non-sweating thermal manikin was used to resemble a realistic human body.
Equipment utilized included the high-fidelity NOELLE[R] Maternal and Neonatal Birthing manikin, along with maternal/fetal monitors, an empathy belly, and antenatal measuring tape.
The amazing, blinking, coughing and breathing interactive manikin will be the star of the latest round of talks hosted by the Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust's member's forum.
We can use a fully functional, sweating manikin to test various qualities of textiles we use every day.
The performance between an instructor-facilitated class and training with a voice advisory manikin (YAM) was not significantly different (p=0.