man-size

adjective
\ ˈman-ˌsīz How to pronounce man-size (audio) \
variants: or man-sized \ ˈman-​ˌsīzd How to pronounce man-sized (audio) \

Definition of man-size

1 : suitable for or requiring a man a man-size job
2 : larger than others of its kind constructed a man-size model

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First Known Use of man-size

1913, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of man-size was in 1913

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“Man-size.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/man-size. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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