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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 man·ni·kin /ˈmænɪkən/
 矮人;侏儒;人體解剖模型

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Man·i·kin n. [Also spelled mannikin.]
 1. A little man; a dwarf; a pygmy; a manakin.
 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.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 mannikin
      n 1: a person who is very small but who is not otherwise deformed
           or abnormal [syn: manikin, homunculus]
      2: a woman who wears clothes to display fashions; "she was too
         fat to be a mannequin" [syn: mannequin, manikin, manakin,
          fashion model, model]
      3: a life-size dummy used to display clothes [syn: mannequin,
          manikin, manakin, form]