にんぎょう

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See also: にんきょう

Japanese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of にんぎょう – see the following entry.
人形
[noun] doll; puppet
[noun] a picture of someone's appearance
[noun] (figuratively) a puppet, one who carries out actions for someone else
[noun] (less common) a tailor's dummy, a mannequin
(This term, にんぎょう, is an alternative spelling of the above Sino-Japanese term.)