Model
Model Mod"el, v. i. (Fine Arts) To make a copy or a pattern; to design or imitate forms; as, to model in wax. [1913 Webster]

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  • model — mod‧el [ˈmɒdl ǁ ˈmɑːdl] noun 1. [countable] a particular type or design of a vehicle or machine: • the cheapest model in the Volkswagen range • Our photocopier is the latest model. see also brand1, make2 …   Financial and business terms

  • Model — Mod el, n. [F. mod[ e]le, It. modello, fr. (assumed) L. modellus, fr. modulus a small measure, dim. of modus. See {Mode}, and cf. {Module}.] 1. A miniature representation of a thing, with the several parts in due proportion; sometimes, a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • model — [mäd′ l] n. [Fr modèle < It modello, dim. of modo < L modus,MODE] 1. a) a small copy or imitation of an existing object, as a ship, building, etc., made to scale b) a preliminary representation of something, serving as the plan from which… …   English World dictionary

  • model — n Model, example, pattern, exemplar, ideal, standard, beau ideal, mirror are comparable when they denote something set or held before one for guidance or imitation in conduct or endeavor. Model applies to a person or thing set before one for… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • model — I {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż III, D. u; lm D. i {{/stl 8}}{{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}}{{stl 12}}1. {{/stl 12}}{{stl 7}} wzór do naśladowania, schemat, według którego coś ma być wykonane, zrobiony w odpowiedniej skali, charakteryzujący wygląd… …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • model — MODÉL, modele, s.n. 1. Ceea ce poate servi ca orientare pentru reproduceri sau imitaţii; tipar. ♦ Reprezentare în mic a unui obiect; machetă. ♦ Tipul unui obiect confecţionat. Model de pălărie. ♦ Obiect care, imprimat într un material plastic,… …   Dicționar Român

  • model — [adj] typical, ideal archetypal, classic, classical, commendable, copy, dummy, exemplary, facsimile, flawless, illustrative, imitation, miniature, paradigmatic, perfect, prototypical, quintessential, representative, standard, typical, very;… …   New thesaurus

  • model — mòdel (modȅl) m <G modèla> DEFINICIJA 1. a. uzorak po kojem se izrađuje neki proizvod b. umanjena reprodukcija ili shema nekog objekta, građevine, stroja, broda itd. u omjeru; maketa c. plastično izrađen lik prirodnog ili geometrijskog… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Model — Mod el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Modeled}or {Modelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Modeling} or {Modelling}.] [Cf. F. modeler, It. modellare.] 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 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Model — Mod el, a. Suitable to be taken as a model or pattern; as, a model house; a model husband. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • model — ► NOUN 1) a three dimensional representation of a person or thing, typically on a smaller scale. 2) (in sculpture) a figure made in clay or wax which is then reproduced in a more durable material. 3) something used as an example. 4) a simplified… …   English terms dictionary

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