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1. The act of being a model: When parents eat healthy food themselves, this modeling influences their children's dietary habits.
2. The act or art of sculpting or forming in a pliable material, such as clay or wax.
a. Representation of depth and solidity in painting, drawing, or photography.
b. Visual shape and texture of something regarded aesthetically, especially the human face or form.
4. The act of simulating a complex system by means of a model, especially a mathematical model.
5. The profession of being a model.


Building up of forms in three dimensions by means of plastic material such as clay or wax.
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Noun1.modeling - sculpture produced by moldingmodeling - sculpture produced by molding  
sculpture - a three-dimensional work of plastic art
2.modeling - a preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copiedmodeling - a preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied
sculpture, carving - creating figures or designs in three dimensions
3.modeling - the act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)modeling - the act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)
representation - an activity that stands as an equivalent of something or results in an equivalent
simulation - the act of imitating the behavior of some situation or some process by means of something suitably analogous (especially for the purpose of study or personnel training)
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Mathematical modeling is the process of mathematizing a real-world situation and employing multiple cycles of problem solving to make sense of the problem and identify a solution (Lesh & Doerr, 2003).
The world of mathematical modeling emphasizes creating equations.
GAIMME: Guidelines for Assessment & Instruction in Mathematical Modeling Education
The assignments include both multiple framework contracts involve mathematical modeling to study issues of water shortage, floods, erosion and sedimentation in waterways and in the coastal zone.
Based on these limitations, this paper proposes a mathematical modeling and numerical simulation software to predict and visualize some parameters characterization of nanoscale rubber composite material.
As I will show in this paper, the mathematical models and the act of mathematical modeling in gambling hold a potential for providing at least a partial answer to this question through further research.
CHD remains the leading global cause of death, and mathematical modeling has a crucial role to play in the development of practical and effective treatments for this disease," said lead author McGinty.
Mehta, "A solution to the problem of one dimensional flow in unsaturated porous media taking Finite Element Approach," in Proceedings of the International Conference on Mathematical Modeling, pp.
Introduction to mathematical modeling and chaotic dynamics.
The talk, entitled “Models and their Impact in the Drug Development Process”, will focus on the different uses of mathematical modeling in drug development.
Computer-based mathematical modeling in physics is a process of constructing models of concepts and the relationships between them in the scientific characteristics of work.
Therefore mathematical modeling and computer simulation of the studied process can be only alternative how to obtain this information (Carlslaw & Jaeger, 2008).

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