Definition of modeling :
1. of Model
2. The act or art of making a model from which a work of art is to be executed; the formation of a work of art from some plastic material. Also, in painting, drawing, etc., the expression or indication of solid form.
manikin, clay sculpture, simulation, mannikin, border, stamp, poser, mannequin, framework, fashion model, molding, modelling, theoretical account, moulding, example, good example, mildew, manakin, model, mould, mold, exemplar, cast, role model
duplicating (part of speech: verb)
representing (part of speech: verb)
duplicating, casting, photographing, outlining, copying, approximating, rendering, mocking up, replicating, representing, silhouetting, simulating, depicting, imitating, illustrating, aping, portraying
prototyping (part of speech: verb)
- Sylvia set her jaw, an action curiously visible under the smooth, subtle modeling of her young cheeks. - "The Bent Twig", Dorothy Canfield.
- It matched the face projected against it, which was that of a statue, perfect in modeling, as I still think, if almost as colorless and serene. - "The Mistress of Bonaventure", Harold Bindloss.
- Gregory Hawtrey was tall and thick of shoulder, though the rest of him was in fine modeling, and he had a pleasant face of the English blue- eyed type. - "Masters of the Wheat-Lands", Harold Bindloss.