Sliding Filament Model

Science / Biology / Sliding Filament Model: Model of muscular contraction in which the actin filaments in the sarcomere slide past the myosin filaments, shortening the sarcomere and therefore the muscle.

Other Words for Model

Model Noun Synonyms: representation, replica, mock-up, maquette, scale model, working model, miniature, dummy, image, likeness, facsimile, copy
Model Verb Synonyms: copy, imitation, facsimile, representative, miniature
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Pie Model Of Capital Structure

Business / Finance / Pie Model Of Capital Structure: A model of the debt-equity ratio of the firms, graphically depicted in slices of a pie that represent the value of the firm in the capital markets. MORE

Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetic Model (PBPK Model)

Health / Disease / Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetic Model (PBPK Model): A computer model that describes what happens to a chemical in the body. This model describes how the chemical gets into the body, where it goes in the body, how it is changed by the body, and how it l MORE

Quantum Models Of Speciation

Science / Biology / Quantum Models Of Speciation: Models of evolution that hold that speciation sometimes occurs rapidly as well as over long periods, as the classical theory proposed. MORE

Retroactive Modeling

Technology / Programming / Retroactive Modeling: Retroactive modeling allows types to model concepts without modifying the types in question. Retroactive modeling is very important for reusing existing data structures with new, generic algorithms. MORE

Simple Linear Trend Model

Business / Finance / Simple Linear Trend Model: A regression analysis between only two variables, one dependent and the other explanatory. MORE

OSI Reference Model

Technology / Computers / OSI Reference Model: (Open Systems Interconnect) A network communications software standard that consists of a seven layer structure of specified protocol and services. MORE

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