the act of imitating the behavior of some situation or some process by means of something suitably analogous (especially for the purpose of study or personnel training)
(computer science) the technique of representing the real world by a computer program; "a simulation should imitate the internal processes and not merely the results of the thing being simulated"
model: representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)
pretense: the act of giving a false appearance; "his conformity was only pretending"
(simulate) imitate: reproduce someone's behavior or looks; "The mime imitated the passers-by"; "Children often copy their parents or older siblings"
(simulate) model: create a representation or model of; "The pilots are trained in conditions simulating high-altitude flights"
Simulation is the imitation of some real thing, state of affairs, or process. The act of simulating something generally entails representing certain key characteristics or behaviours of a selected physical or abstract system.
Logic simulation is the use of a computer program to simulate the operation of a digital circuit. Logic simulation is the primary tool used for verifying the logical correctness of a hardware design. ...
(Simulations (Revelation Space)) This article lists elements of technology in the fictional Revelation Space universe created by Alastair Reynolds.
(Simulator (genus)) Simulator is a genus of small freshwater snails or limpets, aquatic gastropod mollusks in the family Planorbidae.
Something which simulates a system or environment in order to predict actual behaviour; The process of simulating; the act of falling over in order to be awarded a foul, when a foul hasn't been committed
(simulate) To model, replicate, duplicate the behavior, appearance or properties of
(Simulations) Highly interactive applications that allow the learner to model or role-play in a scenario. Simulations enable the learner to practice skills or behaviors in a risk-free environment.
(Simulations) A number of simulations are available in FLASH4-alpha which use this unit. MGDStep, MGDInfinite and Shafranov use the solver in multiTemp mode and ConductionDeltaSaDiff uses this solver in single temperature mode.
(Simulations) Creation of a “virtual” world (of an organism, galaxy, pond, etc.) where students can alter variables and determine the course of change according to choices made by the user.
(Simulations) games that replicate aspects of real or fictional reality (including the development of restaurants, theme parks, and entire civilizations as well as raising pets, dating, and the design of peoples' entire lives)
(Simulations) interactive multimedia presentations designed to model real scenarios and which allow the user to participate and experience without risk.
(Simulate) During the order entry process, you "imitate" an order in your computer before you send an actual order to Kodak. This simulation displays the prices and estimated delivery dates for every item you place in your shopping cart. ...
(Simulate) Verb meaning to imitate or copy
(Simulate) in conservation terms, an attempt at close representation in order to study a specific problem or aspect of the artist’s practice
(simulate (v)) To take on the appearance or form of; imitate
(simulate) A computer application used to study the possible results of a process or strategy.
(simulate) To test the function of a DVD disc in the authoring system, without actually formatting an image.
(simulate) v. pretend to have or feel
(Simulated) Artificial gemstones used to “simulate” natural gemstonesGemstones in order to make more affordable jewellery, for example simulated pearls.