a hypothetical description of a complex entity or process; "the computer program was based on a model of the circulatory and respiratory systems"
a type of product; "his car was an old model"
a person who poses for a photographer or painter or sculptor; "the president didn't have time to be a model so the artist worked from photos"
representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)
something to be imitated; "an exemplar of success"; "a model of clarity"; "he is the very model of a modern major general"
someone worthy of imitation; "every child needs a role model"
a representative form or pattern; "I profited from his example"
a woman who wears clothes to display fashions; "she was too fat to be a mannequin"
the act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)
plan or create according to a model or models
form in clay, wax, etc; "model a head with clay"
assume a posture as for artistic purposes; "We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often"
display (clothes) as a mannequin; "model the latest fashion"
create a representation or model of; "The pilots are trained in conditions simulating high-altitude flights"
construct a model of; "model an airplane"
worthy of imitation; "exemplary behavior"; "model citizens"