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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-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.
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Sydney Nursing School's Clinical Simulation Laboratories (CSL) is making full use of mannikins for its pre-registration and post-graduate nursing students.
In our study also, we found the same situation, but corrective steps were taken by the students based on the feedback indications given by the mannikins, thus helping in ensuring high-quality CPR which is crucial to resuscitation.
Short stories (selected titles): Manly Wade Wellman, Pithecanthropus Rejectus, 1938; Robert Bloch, Mannikins of Horror, 1939; Karl Edward Wagner, Undertow, 1977; R.
Some days include: classroom lecture, hands-on laboratory experiences, patient simulations with high definition mannikins, online or paper/pencil testing, tutoring, counseling, grading, preparation time, set-up and takedown time, and general office hours.
The power dynamics of vanity's relationship with the understanding, and further, the power dynamics between people that vanity inspires, reproduce the topos of slavery explicit in Fielding's apostrophe to vanity: "All of our Passions are thy Slaves" The extension to mannikins and puppets, however, suggests something even more nefarious at work.
Harrison 1962) For example, crosses between Chestnut-breasted Mannikins (Lonchura castaneothorax) with a clear chestnut breast and Diamond Sparrows (Emblema guttata) with a black breast produce hybrids that are completely scalloped in breast and sides as in the Spice Finch (L.
Relationships of some mannikins and waxbills in the Estrildidae.
To see it clearly within its space you have to get right up against the shop window and shield your eyes: step back and it seems to float between passers-by and the mannikins in the shop window behind you, reflected in the glass.
He said: 'These aren't mannikins to be dressed as shop dummies.
This DELMIA simulation created for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, Fort Worth, Texas, shows an unusually complex situation with two mannikins whose activities and movements must be coordinated.
the ideas of wire mannikins "chewing each other alive" (15).