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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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For more information on Web-based simulation sharing for STELLA and iThink--as well as for a free trial version--visit www.
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.
Troy, Ml), of integrating simulation applications not only to themselves but to other applications as well, including enterprise software,
Objective: Using computer simulation, a foundry molding with resin-bonded sand wanted to improve the casting quality and optimize the yield (45%) of the adapter component.
The readership includes: flight simulation engineers and designers, human factors researchers and practitioners, aviation safety investigators, flight training management and instructors, training and instructional technologists, virtual environment design community, and regulatory authorities.
Requests for quotes on B-SIM purchases and simulation services are both up by around 300% from a year ago, Perdikoulias claims.
Process simulation stems back to the 1940s, when studies on predictions of heat transfer patterns were being conducted.
One of the strengths of the simulation is its accessibility via the web, which means that students are able to hone their legislative skills from any location with Internet access, at any time of the day.
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.
Simulation of injection mold filling is now commonly practiced in the plastics industry.
It is well recognized that the use of simulation early in design leads to better products that can be designed faster and cost less," said Dr.
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