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model

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noun mod·el \ˈmäd-əl\

Medical Definition of model

  1. 1a:  a pattern of something to be made :  a cast of a tooth or oral cavity

  2. 2:  something (as a similar object or a construct) used to help visualize or explore something else (as the living human body) that cannot be directly observed or experimented on—see animal model

  3. 3:  a system of postulates, data, and inferences presented as a mathematical description of an entity or state of affairs




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model

transitive verb mod·el

Medical Definition of model

modeled or modelled; modeling or modelling \ˈmäd-liŋ, -əl-iŋ\play

  1. :  to produce (as by computer) a representation or simulation of





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