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manikin

[′man·ə·kən]
(engineering)
A correctly proportioned doll-like figure that is jointed and will assume any human position and hold it; useful in art to draw a human figure in action, or in medicine to show the relations of organs by means of movable parts.
(medicine)
A model of a term fetus; used in the teaching of obstetrics.
A model of an adult human used to teach first aid and basic nursing skills.
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The H-point manikin documented in SAE J826 (SAE International 2015) was developed in the early 1960s in response to the need for a three-dimensional tool to represent vehicle occupants in the design process.
Ayman Al Sharaa, briefed Queen Rania in the presence of medical students on the High-Fidelity Manikin, which is an advanced human patient simulator.
That work provides a basis for the present study that focuses on studying the relationships between the airflow characteristics (velocity and temperature) and concentration distribution in the microclimate around a thermal manikin in relation to a specific set of personal (body posture, clothing insulation, and table positioning) and environmental factors (room air temperature and ventilation flow).
After the discussion, all students practiced skills on the manikin with faculty assistance.
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