mock-up mock-up

Definition(s):

  • (n) full-scale working model of something built for study or testing or display

Usage(s):

  1. International Space Station Mock-Up A full-scale mock-up of the International Space Station, scheduled for completion by 2003.
  2. In the end, they brought all the survivors to the homes and did a mock-up of the Marines' movements.
  3. Once a design is agreed upon, a mock-up in metal is created with rhinestones and colored glass.

News

  1. What Chris Paul and Dwight Howard's text conversations probably look like

    Reports surfaced Friday morning that Dwight Howard and Chris Paul have been exchanging text messages with plans to potentially team up in the same free agency destination. SB Nation is still working on acquiring images of these text conversations, but we have already turned up an expert's mock-up of what the exchange probably looks like on Howard's phone: Seth Rosenthal and Martin Rickman ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: SB Nation

  2. "The Jet Age" Rodeo Drive Concours, Bombardier Aerospace And Flexjet Celebrate Learjet's 50th Anniversary

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Learjet's 50th anniversary, Rodeo Drive Concours d'Elegance will welcome the revolutionary Learjet 85 aircraft as the first full-scale aircraft mock-up to ever appear on the famous street.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Aircraft Maintenance Technology

  3. A fountain could return to Medina’s Public Square

    MEDINA — The gazebo on Public Square may get some company. On Wednesday, City Council’s Public Properties Committee discussed installing an ornamental fountain on the square. Medina Parks and Recreation Director Tim Swanson displays a mock-up of a proposed ornamental fountain for Public Square. A City Council committee discussed the fountain Wednesday. (GAZETTE PHOTO BY KIERA ... Read More
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Medina County Gazette

Quotes

  1. "It was a long day. We finished up at about 1am last night (Wednesday) trying to get the seat right in the car," said Button. "Because you obviously have it made in the mock-up, but it is always different when you get in the car and when you...
    on Feb 3, 2010 By: Jenson Button Source: AFP

  2. "The mock-up they sent us is totally different from the publication Kabar Era Pakatan," Abdul Razak told The Associated Press.
    on May 25, 2010 By: Tun Abdul Razak Source: BusinessWeek

  3. "I didn't expect all that," Newman said. "I thought it was going to be just a mock-up deal. When I saw the 'Laser Shot,' I thought it was like laser tag or something where you just shoot lasers. I didn't expect doors to be flying."
    on Jan 14, 2009 By: Ryan Newman Source: SportingNews.com

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