Type, Mold, Pattern
The kanji and the word are exactly the same. That means they share meanings as well.
Since this word is made up of a single kanji, it probably uses the kun'yomi reading. You did not learn this reading, so here's a mnemonic to help you to remember: What model cutter (かた) is this? I can only use a certain type for my work.
Now we are going to remove the jelly from the silicone mold.
As for cleaning robots, it is better to buy a new model than an old one.
Do you know the model number of your computer?
We are going to make a mold for a WaniKani statue out of plaster.