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manikin

noun
variants: also mannikin

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1 a three-dimensional representation of the human body used especially for displaying clothes
  • the store has manikins so lifelike that they have startled me on more than one occasion

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2 a person who poses with or wears merchandise (as clothes) often for pictorial advertising
  • the undulating movements of the manikins as they strutted down the catwalk

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The first known use of manikin was circa 1536

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“Manikin.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/manikin. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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