modeling

modeling
noun
1. a preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied
Syn: ↑modelling, ↑molding, ↑moulding
Derivationally related forms: ↑mould (for: ↑moulding), ↑mold (for: ↑molding), ↑model (for: ↑modelling), ↑model
Hypernyms: ↑sculpture, ↑carving
2. the act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)
Syn: ↑model, ↑modelling
Derivationally related forms: ↑model, ↑model (for: ↑modelling), ↑model (for: ↑model)
Hypernyms: ↑representation
Hyponyms: ↑simulation
3. sculpture produced by molding
Syn: ↑mold, ↑mould, ↑molding, ↑moulding, ↑clay sculpture
Derivationally related forms: ↑model, ↑mould (for: ↑moulding), ↑mold (for: ↑molding), ↑mould (for: ↑mould), ↑mold (for: ↑mold)
Hypernyms: ↑sculpture

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