manikin definition

  • noun:
    • a guy short in stature.
    • A mannequin.
    • An anatomical style of your body for use in training.
    • alternate spelling of mannequin.
    • a brief person
    • a life-size anatomical model utilized as a teaching aid
    • just a little guy; a dwarf; a pygmy; a manakin.
    • A model associated with the human anatomy, manufactured from papier-mache or other material, generally in detachable pieces, for displaying the various components and body organs, their general position, etc.
    • A mannequin.
    • slightly man; a dwarf; a pygmy.
    • A model of this body, used for showing the dwelling, type, and position of the numerous body organs, limbs, muscle tissue, etc., or modified and used for practising bandaging and for carrying out particular obstetrical businesses, as delivery using forceps.
    • An artists' type of the man figure. See lay-figure and manequin.
    • A non-oscine passerine bird of subfamily Piprinæ.
    • a lady whom wears clothes to display fashions
    • someone who is extremely little but that is perhaps not otherwise deformed or unusual
    • a life-size dummy familiar with display clothes
  • others:
    • Like a manikin; artificial.

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