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model

noun antetype, archetype, copy, copy in miniature, design, example, exemplar, exemplum, gauge, guide, ideal, image, imitation, miniature, mold, paradigm, paragon, pattern, plan, precedent, prototype, replica, representation, sample, specimen, standard
Associated concepts: Model Code
See also: absolute, arrangement, build, case, code, copy, criterion, design, epitome, example, exemplar, exemplary, forge, form, guide, ideal, illustration, instance, laudable, make, norm, paradigm, paragon, paramount, pattern, precedent, principle, produce, professional, prototype, representative, rule, sample, specimen, standard, stellar, style, symbol, typical

MODEL. A machine made on a small scale to show the manner in which it is to be worked or employed.
     2. The Act of Congress of July 4, 1836, section 6, requires an inventor who is desirous to take out a patent for his invention, to furnish a model of his invention, in all cases which admit of representation by model, of a convenient size to exhibit advantageously its several parts.

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The combined least-squares method was used for a simultaneous estimation of Moho depth and density contrast.
The origins of the Moho relief may be composite and can reflect simple crustal thickening, subcrustal accretion (Sask craton; THO), magmatic underplating, and late-stage fault juxtaposition of crustal elements of contrasting thickness.
The rock boundaries such as the Moho are at different heights, or different rocks are juxtaposed on either side of the fault, not because one side has moved up or down, but because the rocks are moving northward so that those that are on one fault are not the same ones that formerly were on that side of the fault.
The Moho Nord field is situated 75km off the coast of the Republic of Congo in water depths ranging from 450-1,200m.
Por su parte, moho, la novela que analizaremos - incluida en la coleccion Fondo Editorial Tierra Adentro de CONACULTA -, obtuvo Mencion especial en el Premio Juan Rulfo 2009.
These currents are largely controlled by the deeper telluric currents from the moho and outer core.
Horizontal shortening in the upper crust by brittle folding and faulting correlates positively with crustal thickening, an increase in Moho depth, and the topography.
They have been lined up as chief support to The Specials at Manchester's Moho Live on Friday, July 4.
The Moho depth distribution in Fennoscandia and the regional tectonic evolution from Archean to Permian times.
1996) also inferred Mesozoic (vertical) NFS motion from a seismic reflection profile that shows the Waite fault zone penetrating and offsetting the Moho.
Striker Moho Kodro has been brought back into the side after refusing to play for his predecessor as has Hasan Salihamidzic of Bayern Munich.