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Synonyms for imitation

Synonyms for imitation

the act, practice, or art of copying the manner or expression of another


imitative reproduction, as of the style of another

a usually amusing caricature of another

an inferior substitute imitating an original

made to imitate something else

Synonyms for imitation

the doctrine that representations of nature or human behavior should be accurate imitations

something copied or derived from an original

copying (or trying to copy) the actions of someone else

not genuine or real

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Of 14th ACM imitational Conference on Information and Knowledge Management archive (CIKM'05), 824-831.
One of the phenomena, reflecting contradictory tendencies, is the phenomenon of real as well as imitational change interaction, typical of culture and mentality.
Thus, the varying quality of children's imitational repertoires could be selected as an independent variable in a study to see what the effect of the independent variable would be on cognitive learning, sensory-motor learning, social learning, and so on.
In social learning theory, however, the process is usually defined as one of imitational learning (Bandura, 1971).
Real BER-to-SNR (marked by "*" chars) were taken from literature and compared with values, received during simulation (curve #2), to prove adequacy of imitational model.
In imitational model 8PSK signal was generated similar as OQPSK in previous experiment, but using three serial bits to form the in-phase and quadrature signal channels.
The developed imitational model of the traffic flows permits the modeling of various traffic flows at the intersections.
When imitational modeling is applied, stochastic models of quality level are required for separate parameters, their groups and for entire ES [1, 2, 5].
When analyzing the process of the lightning current propagation through the elements of the earthing device imitational and calculating modeling methods are applied.