scale model

Definition of scale model

  1. :  a small but exact copy a scale model of a ship

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  either pan or tray of a balance

    :  an instrument or machine for weighing

  1. :  to weigh in scales

    :  to have a specified weight on scales

  1. :  a small, flattened, rigid, and definitely circumscribed plate forming part of the external body covering especially of a fish

    :  a small thin plate suggesting a fish scale

    :  the scaly covering of a scaled animal

  1. :  to remove the scale or scales from (as by scraping)

    :  to take off in thin layers or scales

    :  to throw (as a thin flat stone) so that the edge cuts the air or so that it skips on water :  skim

  1. :  to attack with or take by means of scaling ladders

    :  to climb up or reach by means of a ladder

    :  to reach the highest point of :  surmount

  1. :  ladder

    :  a means of ascent

    :  a graduated series of musical tones ascending or descending in order of pitch according to a specified scheme of their intervals

  1. :  escalade

    :  an estimate of the amount of sound lumber in logs or standing timber

  1. :  a set of plans for a building

    :  copy, image

    :  structural design

  1. :  to plan or form after a pattern :  shape

    :  to make into an organization (as an army, government, or parish)

    :  to shape or fashion in a plastic material

  1. :  serving as or capable of serving as a pattern

    :  being a usually miniature representation of something

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