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  1. subject, case, guinea pig(noun)

    a person who is subjected to experimental or other observational procedures; someone who is an object of investigation

    "the subjects for this investigation were selected randomly"; "the cases that we studied were drawn from two different communities"

    topic, type, font, instance, field of study, pillow slip, case, eccentric, pillowcase, fount, casing, subject area, character, study, event, subject, theme, bailiwick, cause, depicted object, shell, causa, subject field, slip, compositor's case, caseful, grammatical case, discipline, example, face, showcase, vitrine, national, issue, display case, field, sheath, typeface, typesetter's case, matter, lawsuit, content, suit

  2. guinea pig, Cavia cobaya(noun)

    stout-bodied nearly tailless domesticated cavy; often kept as a pet and widely used in research

    case, subject


  1. guinea pig(noun)

    lab rat, cavy

  2. guinea pig(noun)

    A tailless rodent of the Cavia genus, with short ears and larger than a hamster; the species Cavia porcellus is often kept as a pet.

    lab rat, cavy

  3. guinea pig(noun)

    A living experimental subject.

    He became a human guinea pig and was paid by the company.

    cavy, lab rat

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  1. guineapig

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