modelled modelled

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a hypothetical description of a complex entity or process
  2. (n) a type of product
  3. (n) a person who poses for a photographer or painter or sculptor
  4. (n) representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)
  5. (n) something to be imitated
  6. (n) someone worthy of imitation
  7. (n) a representative form or pattern
  8. (n) a woman who wears clothes to display fashions
  9. (n) the act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)
  10. (v) plan or create according to a model or models
  11. (v) form in clay, wax, etc
  12. (v) assume a posture as for artistic purposes
  13. (v) display (clothes) as a mannequin
  14. (v) create a representation or model of
  15. (v) construct a model of
  16. (adj) worthy of imitation

Usage(s):

  1. Cleverly modelled on buildings of historic central African empires, the Kingdom's dcor is superb, most of it consisting of natural woods, thatch and stone.
  2. Next month's cover has been modelled by Tony Sarg, famed marionette maker.
  3. His Iowa landscapes look like photographs of landscapes modelled out of hard candy.

News

  1. Royal baby to give almost £240 million bump to British economy

    By Belinda Goldsmith LONDON (Reuters) - From Union Jack booties to "Born to Rule" sleepwear, the British royal family has joined retailers in offering baby products to mark the arrival of the royal heir. Analysts estimate the baby fever could boost the economy by 240 million pounds. A baby sleepsuit modelled on a guardsman's outfit is one of the gifts on sale at palace shops by the Royal ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Lights 4 Living Respond to Parmesan Cheese Lamp

    Leading lighting supplier, Lights 4 Living, has responded to a lamp modelled on a wheel of cheese. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10808052.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. The BP internal document believed to have been written last month said: "If (the blowout preventer) and wellhead are removed and if we have incorrectly modelled the restrictions - the rate could be as high as (approximately) 100,000 barrels per day...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Edward Markey Source: The Australian

  2. "One way forward is to increase our support for community defence initiatives, where local volunteers are recruited to defend homes and families modelled on traditional Afghan arbakai [militia]," Gordon Brown told MPs last month.
    on Jan 16, 2008 By: Gordon Brown Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "The cost of electricity is going up faster than we had ever modelled," Werner said.
    on Jun 8, 2008 By: Tom Werner Source: Pretoria News (subscription)

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