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model

noun [C] (REPRESENTATION)   /ˈmɑd·əl/
something built or drawn esp. to show how something much larger would look: The architect showed us a model of the planned hotel. A model is also a representation of something in words or numbers that can be used to tell what is likely to happen if particular facts are considered as true: a statistical model predicting population growth
(Definition of model noun (REPRESENTATION) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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