Model - (n.) A miniature representation of a thing, with the several parts in due proportion; sometimes, a facsimile of the same size.
Model - (n.) Something intended to serve, or that may serve, as a pattern of something to be made; a material representation or embodiment of an ideal; sometimes, a drawing; a plan; as, the clay model of a sculpture; the inventor's model of a machine.
Model - (n.) Anything which serves, or may serve, as an example for imitation; as, a government formed on the model of the American constitution; a model of eloquence, virtue, or behavior.
Model - (n.) That by which a thing is to be measured; standard.
Model - (n.) Any copy, or resemblance, more or less exact.
Model - (n.) A person who poses as a pattern to an artist.
Model - (a.) Suitable to be taken as a model or pattern; as, a model house; a model husband.
Model - (v. t.) To plan or form after a pattern; to form in model; to form a model or pattern for; to shape; to mold; to fashion; as, to model a house or a government; to model an edifice according to the plan delineated.
Model - (v. i.) To make a copy or a pattern; to design or imitate forms; as, to model in wax.
Modeled - (imp. & p. p.) of Model
Modelled - () of Model
Modeling - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Model
Modelling - () of Model
Modeler - (n.) One who models; hence, a worker in plastic art.
Modeling - (n.) The act or art of making a model from which a work of art is to be executed; the formation of a work of art from some plastic material. Also, in painting, drawing, etc., the expression or indication of solid form.
Modelize - (v. t.) To model.
New-model - (v. t.) To remodel.
Remodel - (v. t.) To model or fashion anew; to change the form of.
Model - —n. 1 representation in three dimensions of an existing person or thing or of a proposed structure, esp. On a smaller scale (often attrib.: model train). 2 simplified description of a system etc., to assist calculations and predictions. 3 figure in clay, wax, etc., to be reproduced in another material. 4 particular design or style, esp. Of a car. 5 a exemplary person or thing. B (attrib.) Ideal, exemplary. 6 person employed to pose for an artist or photographer or to wear clothes etc. For display. 7 garment etc. By a well-known designer, or a copy of this. —v. (-ll-; us -l-) 1 a fashion or shape (a figure) in clay, wax, etc. B (foll. By after, on, etc.) Form (a thing in imitation of). 2 a act or pose as a model. B (of a person acting as a model) display (a garment). [latin: related to *mode]
Remodel - v. (-ll-; us -l-) 1 model again or differently. 2 reconstruct.
Role model - n. Person on whom others model themselves.
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