Medical Dictionary


noun mod·el \ˈmäd-əl\

Medical Definition of MODEL

a :  a pattern of something to be made :  a cast of a tooth or oral cavity
:  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
:  a system of postulates, data, and inferences presented as a mathematical description of an entity or state of affairs
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