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/ˈmädl/,
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modeled, past tense; modeling, present participle; modeled, past participle; modelling, present participle; modelled, past tense; models, 3rd person singular present; modelled, past participle;
  1. Fashion or shape (a three-dimensional figure or object) in a malleable material such as clay or wax
    • - use the icing to model a house
  2. (in drawing or painting) Represent so as to appear three-dimensional
    • - the body of the woman to the right is modeled in softer, riper forms
  3. Use (esp. a system or procedure) as an example to follow or imitate
    • - the research method will be modeled on previous work
  4. Take (someone admired or respected) as an example to copy
    • - he models himself on rock legend Elvis Presley
  5. Devise a representation, esp. a mathematical one, of (a phenomenon or system)
    • - a computer program that can model how smoke behaves
  6. Display (clothes) by wearing them

  7. Work as a model by displaying clothes or posing for an artist, photographer, or sculptor


  1. modeling: a preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied
  2. model: the act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)
  3. (model) exemplary: worthy of imitation; "exemplary behavior"; "model citizens"
  4. (model) plan or create according to a model or models
  5. (model) a hypothetical description of a complex entity or process; "the computer program was based on a model of the circulatory and respiratory systems"
  6. (model) a type of product; "his car was an old model"
  7. Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) is a controversial approach to psychotherapy and organizational change based on "a model of interpersonal communication chiefly concerned with the relationship between successful patterns of behaviour and the subjective experiences (esp. ...
  8. Modelling in psychology is: # a method used in certain techniques of psychotherapy whereby the client learns by imitation alone, without any specific verbal direction by the therapist (See Cognitive Behavior Therapy) and # a general process in which persons serve as models for others, exhibiting ...
  9. (MODEL) The Movement for Democracy in Liberia (MODEL) was a rebel group in Liberia that became active in March 2003, launching attacks from Côte d'Ivoire.Julius Omozuanvbo Ihonvbere and John Mukum Mbaku. ...
  10. (Model (abstract)) In the most general sense, a is anything used in any way to represent anything else. Some models are physical objects, for instance, a toy model which may be assembled, and may even be made to work like the object it represents. ...
  11. (Model (art)) Art models are models who pose for photographers, painters, sculptors, and other artists as part of their work of art. Art models are often paid, sometimes even professional, human subjects, who aid in creating a portrait or other work of art including such figure wholly or partially.
  12. (Model (computer games)) In 3D computer graphics, 3D modeling (also known as meshing) is the process of developing a mathematical representation of any three-dimensional surface of object (either inanimate or living) via specialized software. The product is called a 3D model. ...
  13. Alternative spelling of modeling
  14. (model) A person who serves as a subject for artwork or fashion, usually in the medium of photography but also for painting or drawing; A miniature representation of a physical object; A simplified representation used to explain the workings of a real world system or event; A style, type, or ...
  15. (Model) A representation of a process or system that attempts to relate the most important variables in the system in such a way that analysis of the model leads to insights into the system.
  16. (model) Typically a smaller-scale, proportionally reduced version of a larger architectural element.
  17. (model) (1) A scaled reproduction or representation of an entity, treatment process, or environmental domain. (2) A series of mathematical equations approximating a real situation.
  18. (Model) A representation of an object or process. (TG)
  19. (Model) a representation of a set of components of a process, system, or subject area. A model is generally developed for understanding, analysis, improvement, and/or replacement of the process.
  20. (model) A simulation, by descriptive, statistical, or other means, of a process or project that is difficult or impossible to observe directly.
  21. (Model) An interpretation is a model for a set of wffs S if every wff in S is true in the interpretation.
  22. (model) A semantically closed abstraction of a system. See: system.
  23. (model) a mathematical approximation or simulation of a real system, process, or object that omits all but the most essential variables, developed to understand its behavior or to make predictions
  24. The model is the type of vehicle that was made by the manufacturer.
  25. (model) a formula or algorithm that computes outputs from inputs. A data mining model includes information about the conditional distribution of the target variables, given the input variables.