Translation of "model" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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modelnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmɒd.əl/ us /ˈmɑː.dəl/

model noun [ C ] (COPY)

C2 something that a copy can be based on because it is an extremely good example of its type

The educational system was a model for those of many other countries. 这种教育体制是许多其他国家学习的典范。
The developer plans to build a model community on the site. 市政会计划在这一地点建一个样板镇。
They created an education system on the European model. 一些团体想按伊朗的模式建立伊斯兰国家。
Even Chris, the very model of calmness (= someone who is usually extremely calm), was angered by having to work such long hours. 甚至连一贯极为冷静的克里斯也为不得不工作这么长时间而生气。
She really is a model (= perfect) student. 她真是个模范学生。

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model noun [ C ] (PERSON)

B1 a person who wears clothes so that they can be photographed or shown to possible buyers, or a person who is employed to be photographed or painted

a fashion/nude model 时装/裸体模特儿
She's going out with a male model. 她在和一个男模特儿谈恋爱。
I worked as an artist's model when I was a college student. 我上学时曾为一个艺术家当过模特儿。
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model noun [ C ] (MACHINE)

A2 a particular type of machine, especially a car, that is slightly different from machines of the same type

a luxury/new model 豪华/新型汽车
the latest model 最新车型

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model noun [ C ] (REPRESENTATION)

A2 something that represents another thing, either as a physical object that is usually smaller than the real object, or as a simple description that can be used in calculations

a plastic model aircraft 塑料飞机模型
By looking at this model you can get a better idea of how the bridge will look. 看这个模型,你可以更清楚了解该桥的样子。
to construct a statistical/theoretical/mathematical model 构造统计/理论/数学模型
No computer model of the economy can predict when the next recession will be. 任何计算机经济模型都无法预测下次经济萧条会是什么时候。


uk /ˈmɒd.əl/ us /ˈmɑː.dəl/ -ll- or US usually -l-

model verb (CLOTHES)

[ I or T ] to wear fashionable clothes, jewellery, etc. in order to advertise them

Tatjana is modelling a Versace design. 塔季扬娜在为范思哲的设计作模特展示。
I used to model when I was younger. 我年纪较轻时当过模特儿。

model verb (MAKE A MODEL)

[ T ] to make a model of something

to model animals out of clay 用黏土捏出动物造型
to model clay into animal shapes 将黏土捏成动物形状
The whole car can be modelled on a computer before a single component is made. 在一个部件也没制造出来前,整辆汽车可以在计算机上模拟出来。

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(Translation of “model” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)