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A homunculus is a representation of a human or small creature, used to illustrate the functioning of a system.
Homunculus may also refer to:
- Homunculus patagonicus, a species of prehistoric New World monkeys
- Homunculus Nebula, a part of the Eta Carinae Nebula
- Cortical homunculus, also known as the Penfield homunculus, a physical representation of the primary motor cortex of the rest of the body
- Fetiform teratoma, a rare cyst having a fetal structure
- The homunculus argument is a fallacy arising most commonly in the theory of vision
- Homunculus (novel) is a 1986 comic science fiction novel by James Blaylock
- The Homunculus, a 1949 novel by David H. Keller
- Homunculus (manga), a 2003 manga by Hideo Yamamoto
- The Homunculi, a group of powerful and generally malevolent characters from the anime and manga Fullmetal Alchemist
- Homunculus (Dungeons & Dragons), a type of monster
- "Homonculus", a song by the indie/experimental band Xiu Xiu
- "Homonculus", a song by the band They Might Be Giants
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