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mannikin

[man-i-kin] /ˈmæn ɪ kɪn/
noun
1.
2.
any of several estrildine finches of the genus Lonchura, of Asia, Australia, and the Pacific islands, often kept as cage birds.
Origin of mannikin
variant of manikin
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British Dictionary definitions for mannikin

manikin

/ˈmænɪkɪn/
noun
1.
a little man; dwarf or child
2.
  1. an anatomical model of the body or a part of the body, esp for use in medical or art instruction
  2. Also called phantom. an anatomical model of a fully developed fetus, for use in teaching midwifery or obstetrics
3.
variant spellings of mannequin
Word Origin
C17: from Dutch manneken, diminutive of man

mannikin

/ˈmænɪkɪn/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of manikin
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