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Meaning of MODELING

Pronunciation:  'mâdling

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)
  2. [n]  a preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied
  3. [n]  sculpture produced by molding

MODELING is a 8 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: clay sculpture, model, modelling, mold, molding, molding, mould, moulding, moulding
 See Also: carving, cheoplasty, representation, sculpture, sculpture, simulation



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Mod"el*ing\, n. (Fine Arts)
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. [Written also

{Modeling plane}, a small plane for planing rounded objects.

{Modeling wax}, beeswax melted with a little Venice
   turpentine, or other resinous material, and tinted with
   coloring matter, usually red, -- used in modeling.

Computing Dictionary

US spelling of "modelling".

 Definition: The use of statistical analysis, computer analysis, or model organisms to predict outcomes of research.
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