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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An imitation, fake.

Usage examples (35)
  • The simulation of the space flight allowed the astronauts to get vital training.
  • A simulation should imitate the internal processes and not merely the results of the thing being simulated
  • The Universe as a virtual machine or a simulation is a very old idea.
  • I think that what you call simulation is the same as mechanical in the article? for more
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