Synonyms for simulation

Synonyms for (noun) simulation

Synonyms: simulation, pretence, pretending, pretense, feigning

Definition: the act of giving a false appearance

Usage: his conformity was only pretending

Similar words: dissembling, dissimulation, deceit, deception

Definition: the act of deceiving

Synonyms: simulation

Definition: 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)

Similar words: model, modeling, modelling

Definition: the act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)

Synonyms: model, simulation

Definition: representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)

Similar words: representation

Definition: a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something

Synonyms: simulation, computer simulation

Definition: (computer science) the technique of representing the real world by a computer program

Usage: a simulation should imitate the internal processes and not merely the results of the thing being simulated

Similar words: technique

Definition: a practical method or art applied to some particular task

Similar words: model, theoretical account, framework

Definition: a hypothetical description of a complex entity or process

Usage: the computer program was based on a model of the circulatory and respiratory systems

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