modeling meaning

Pronunciation:   "modeling" in a sentence
Noun: modeling  mód(u)ling
Usage: N. Amer (=modelling)
  1. Sculpture produced by moulding
    - mold [N. Amer], mould [Brit, Cdn], molding [N. Amer], moulding [Brit, Cdn], clay sculpture, modelling [Brit, Cdn] 
  2. A preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied
    - modelling [Brit, Cdn], molding [N. Amer], moulding [Brit, Cdn] 
  3. The act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)
    - model, modelling [Brit, Cdn]
Verb: model (modelled,modelling, or [US] modeled,modeling)  módul
  1. Plan or create according to a model or models
    - pattern 
  2. Form in clay, wax, etc
    "model a head with clay"
    - mold [N. Amer], mould [Brit, Cdn] 
  3. Assume a posture as for artistic purposes
    - pose, sit, posture 
  4. Display (clothes) as a mannequin
    "model the latest fashion" 
  5. Create a representation or model of
    - simulate 
  6. Construct a model of
    "model an aeroplane"
    - mock up, prototype

Derived forms: modelings

See also: modeller [Brit, Cdn]

Type of: carving, copy, display, exhibit, expose, forge, form, imitate, interpret, mold [N. Amer], mould [Brit, Cdn], re-create, represent, representation, sculpture, shape, simulate, work

Encyclopedia: Model Model, Colorado


The creation of an object in three-dimensional computer graphics.

The process of creating a depiction of reality, such as a graph, picture, or mathematical representation.

<spelling> US spelling of "modelling".


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  1. how did she get into the modeling racket?
  2. she did some modeling as a student to earn a bit of money.
  3. current sources are most useful in modeling the behavior of transistors.
  4. it is of course possible to produce three-dimensional maps by plastic modeling.
  5. by accurately modeling the yield we can predict the cost and availability of future circuits.

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