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Synonyms for simulation

Synonyms for simulation

an inferior substitute imitating an original

a display of insincere behavior

Synonyms for simulation

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

representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)

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The extended opportunities afforded by web-accessibility seem to have the effect of making the simulation experience an important part of students' day to day lives, if only for a semester (for more on the sustained impact of political simulations (c.
DP Technology's new Esprit Mold CAM sol, ware for high-speed three- and five-axis machining utilizes knowledge of in-process stock, remaining material, and integrated simulation and verification for fast programming of a wide variety of 3D machining applications.
RETROFIT In their model, known as the millennium simulation, Springel and his collaborators trace cosmic history in a cube more than 2 billion light-years on a side.
For many years, within the simulation and computer-gaming industry, researchers have placed a heavy emphasis on accurately modeling the characteristics of equipment and providing a high degree of realism in computer graphics, sound, and other sensory experiences.
The changes to the back of the die proposed by the designer for the next computer simulation are shown by the red line, which opens up regions of low velocity and restricts regions of high velocity.
Customers are simulation modeling software developers that provide a broad range of analysis applications including mechanical, electro-magnetic, fluids, and MEMS simulation.
The initial technical proposal for the simulation center began in May 1999 with the development of an implementation plan for the creation of the CLSSC.
The case used for this simulation involved a 20-year-old male with a seizure disorder that was a result of a head injury.
In addition to STELLA which is primarily used by educators, isee offers iThink[R] for business simulation.
The beauty of simulation lies in its ability to test various "what-if" possibilities in the office, eliminating more costly trial and error on the manufacturing floor.
There's much to understand about factory simulation software and its capabilities, which include how to determine plant capacity, balance manufacturing lines, manage bottlenecks, solve inventory and work-in-process problems, test new scheduling practices, justify capital expenditures, and optimize production rates, says Bill Nordgren, president of Enterprise Dynamics (formerly F&H Simulations; Orem, UT).
Casting simulation software utilizes the laws of physics to mathematically describe the filling and solidification of metal in a mold cavity.
Heightened interest in simulation is reflected in plans for the SPE's next blow molding technical conference, set for Sept.
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