Manikin

Man"i*kin

(?), n.
[Also spelled mannikin.]
[OD. manneken, dim. of man man. See Man, and -kin.] 1. A little man; a dwarf; a pygmy; a manakin.
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2. A model of the human body, made of papier-mache or other material, commonly in detachable pieces, for exhibiting the different parts and organs, their relative position, etc.
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3. A mannequin.
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{

Ma*nil"a

(?),

Ma*nil"la

}, a. 1. Of or pertaining to Manila or Manilla, the capital of the Philippine Islands; made in, or exported from, that city.
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2. Manila paper or the color of manila papaer.
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Manila cheroot or Manila cigar, a cheroot or cigar made of tobacco grown in the Philippine Islands.
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