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Synonyms for dummy

a person who does not talk

an ignorant or foolish person

a figure representing the human form

a cartridge containing an explosive charge but no bullet

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make a dummy of

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having the appearance of being real but lacking capacity to function

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Bobbie Barnes-Jones South Benfleet, Essex Following the story about David Beckham allowing #Harper to use a dummy, such decisions must surely be left to the discretion of the parent.
She said: "When it comes to stopping your child using a dummy most parents know what to do, but lack the confidence to do it.
No matter what, he should not be running to the second dummy until he has brought you the first.
Dump the Dummy Week runs in Neath Port Talbot Flying Start areas from December 15-19.
In addition to hardware, MESSRING also offers its own dummy calibration software, CalSoft, which plays a key role in each crash test.
Have him hold and release the dummy a few times and heel around a bit while continuing to hold the dummy.
She found that they all had strategies for limiting dummy use, including asking youngsters to remove the dummy while talking and offering individual storage pots.
Perhaps the most famous crash test dummy in the world is Buster of the Mythbusters TV show: http://dsc.
A study in California, to be published today, questioned the mothers or carers of 185 infants who died and 312 other parents, asking about factors such as dummy use and environmental factors which increase the risk of cot death.
The researchers, whose study is published online in the British Medical Journal, concluded that using a dummy during sleep was linked to a 90 per cent reduced risk of SIDS compared to babies who did not use a dummy.
Scaled's Proteus aircraft carried the dummy boosters aloft and dropped them over Cuddeback Dry Lake 35 miles north of Mojave in a test for Transformational Space Corp.
Dummy donations at the centre were aimed at raising awareness among families about their appropriate use and when to give them up.
Females approached the darker-maned dummy in 90 percent of the tests, but mane length didn't matter.
WorldSID 50 (th ) Percentile Male Dummy Model from SIMULIA Provides Efficient and Accurate Solution for Simulating Occupant Safety in Side Impact Collisions