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Word: simulate

Definition: feign; imitate

Sentences Containing 'simulate'

A plastic worm (or trout worm) is a plastic fishing lure, generally made to simulate an earthworm.
After sinking "Pegasus", "Königsberg" bombarded the wireless station and dumped barrels filled with sand into the harbor entrance to simulate mines.
AfterBurn can be tweaked into giving a flame look, but there are several other 3ds max plugins that can create or even simulate flames in a more realistic way, such as FumeFX, another Sitni Sati plugin.
Aperture synthesis can be used to computationally simulate a large telescope aperture from either type of interferometer.
Arena can simulate diverse operation types, including call centers, for optimizing the use of agents and phone lines, the size and routing of pancake stacks in a food processing facility, and the design of a gold mine.
Attack patterns define a series of repeatable steps that can be applied to simulate an attack against the security of a system.
Benzoate of soda, and salicylic acid are the chemicals most widely employed for this purpose, with coal tar dyes to simulate the natural color of the fruit.
Both styles require a high level of technical prowess and virtuosity to simulate; however, despite their similarities, the two styles are distinctly apart from one another.
Caron and Jackson used computer software to simulate the numbers of species that would be found if smaller numbers of specimens were included, and found that the number of species "discovered" kept increasing as the number of specimens increased, rather than reaching a plateau.
Cherry picking is also a strategy in videogames that simulate basketball.
CircuitLogix is a software electronic circuit simulator which uses PSpice to simulate thousands of electronic devices, models, and circuits.
Coppola revealed in the extras DVD released in 2008 that if you look really close, some of the "daytime" scenes were actually shot at night, with almost blinding backlighting used to simulate the afternoon environment.
Duck calling is the process in which a hunter uses a tool also known as a "duck call" to simulate the sound of a duck as a means to draw them closer.
El Horno was created by Rangel himself, painted red inside to simulate the firing ovens for ceramics.
For example, elements can use real or integer values to simulate DSP functions or sampled data filters.
In 2006 an initiative (called Project Aster) was started to simulate a full ELM cycle including its onset, the highly non-linear phase, and its decay.
In the backdrop of organized terrorism threatening world peace, Atithi tries to simulate the same situation at a micro-level by putting a terrorist and peace-loving doctor together under the same roof for a few days and examines the outcome of their complex interactions.
In the Michael Crichton film "Runaway" (1984), a Steadicam rig was used to simulate the point of view of a futuristic smart bullet in flight while targeting specific individuals by their heat signature.
It was obtained by engineer and mixer Dave Jerden; the machine was one of the first of its kind and able to simulate environments such as chambers and rooms through interchangeable programs..
Mamo responds by setting off several charges to simulate an earthquake, which registers on the Richter scale and alerts Gordon and Starky to where Mamo is located.
MOVLAS is nothing more than a vertical series of orange lamps manually controlled by the LSO with a hand controller to simulate the ball.
Objects made of glass, steel, stone and jelly are all possible to create and simulate in real-time with DMM.
People can simulate emotion expressions, attempting to create the impression that they feel an emotion when they are not experiencing it at all.
Playdead began selling a "Special Edition" physical copy of "Limbo" for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X, which included art cards, the game's soundtrack, and anaglyph stereoscopic glasses that work with a special version of the game to simulate three dimensions.
SimRefinery is a computer management simulation game designed to simulate Chevron Corporation's refinery operation.
Soldiers will become familiar with the mock door trainer to simulate mass exit training (how to exit an aircraft in flight).
Some are even scented to simulate live bait.
Some database developers compromise by creating an underlying snowflake schema with views built on top of it that perform many of the necessary joins to simulate a star schema.
Styli that work on capacitive touchscreens primarily designed for fingers are required to simulate the difference in dielectric offered by a human digit.
The 34-foot tower is also used to simulate exiting an aircraft in flight.
The apparatus worn by Chaney to simulate amputated legs, which consisted primarily of two wooden buckets and multiple leather straps, was complex and incredibly painful.
The chancel walls consist of the original timber-framing while the brickwork of the nave is painted to simulate it.
The city acts as the main training location for Texas Task Force 1, and features collapsible structures that are designed to simulate various kinds of disasters and wreckage.
The event is in part meant to simulate the action of bird hunting.
The heavily inscribed parapet is painted as if to simulate marked or scarred stone.
The muqarna-studded ceiling was redesigned following its collapse during renovations in the early 1990s and was replaced with a future-invoking space frame back-lit to simulate a nighttime sky [http://ohny.wordpress.com/2010/07/02/field-trip-friday-congregation-bnai-jeshurun/].
The packaging on the first pressings of the CD, cassette, and LP were scented with patchouli oils to simulate church incense.
The real-time version is designed for computer, video games, and other simulation needs by attempting to simulate physical real-world systems.
The underlying mechanism was invented by Mark W. Tilden where the circuit (or a Nv net of Nv neurons) is used to simulate biological neuron behaviours.
The use of clay targets to simulate hunting scenarios is one reason the targets are called "clay pigeons".
The vote was designed to educate students and simulate the electoral process for persons who have not yet reached the legal majority.
This week culminates in practice landings from the Lateral Drift Assembly, in order to simulate landing while moving across the ground.
Tipler's Omega Point occurs when the processing capability effectively becomes infinite, as the processors will be able to simulate every possible future before the universe ends - a state also known as "Aleph".
To do this, the group examined the past Apollo missions, long-duration Expeditions to the ISS, and "spaceflight analog missions" like NEEMO, which in many ways simulate a mission to the Moon.
To simulate an infinite chain, starting with four sites.
Unlike traditional realtime simulation engines which tend to be based on rigid body kinematics, the use of FEA allows DMM to simulate a large set of physical properties.
Warm moistened air was used gently, to simulate the alien breathing down your neck; and forcefully, to induce a more acute reaction from the audience.
Water sprinklers and air blasters mounted in the row in front (like the ones used in Disney's "4D" movie theaters) were used to simulate the dripping of either the creature's drool or blood from an attacked worker in the scaffolding above the theater (played by a cast member carrying a flashlight using pre-recorded dialog) and to simulate the explosion of the monster in the finale when the blast shield does not close in time.
When the alien was meant to be traveling on the far side of the room, "several banks of 1,800-watt-per-channel servo-driven subwoofers" repurposed from the previous attraction, Mission to Mars and transducers mounted in the seats made pounding vibrations meant to simulate the footsteps of a powerful monster.
xPC Target together with x86-based real-time systems provides an environment to simulate and test Simulink and Stateflow models in real-time on the physical system.

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