verb (used with object), simulated, simulating.
to create a simulation, likeness, or model of (a situation, system, or the like):
to simulate crisis conditions.
to make a pretense of; feign:
to simulate knowledge.
to assume or have the appearance or characteristics of:
He simulated the manners of the rich.
(of fur, leather, pearls, etc) being an imitation of the genuine article, usually made from cheaper material
(of actions, qualities, emotions, etc) imitated; feigned
verb (transitive) (ˈsɪmjʊˌleɪt)
to make a pretence of; feign: to simulate anxiety
to reproduce the conditions of (a situation, etc), as in carrying out an experiment: to simulate weightlessness
to assume or have the appearance of; imitate
adjective (ˈsɪmjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt)
(archaic) assumed or simulated
- Simulated annealing
A technique which can be applied to any minimisation or learning process based on successive update steps (either random or deterministic) where the update step length is proportional to an arbitrarily set parameter which can play the role of a temperature. Then, in analogy with the annealing of metals, the temperature is made high in […]
- Simulating digital systems
Fortran-like language for describing computer logic design. Sammet 1969, p.622.
noun 1. imitation or enactment, as of something anticipated or in testing. 2. the act or process of pretending; feigning. 3. an assumption or imitation of a particular appearance or form; counterfeit; sham. 4. Psychiatry. a conscious attempt to feign some mental or physical disorder to escape punishment or to gain a desired objective. 5. […]
- Simulation analysis
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