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1Manufactured in imitation of some other material.‘a simulated leather handbag’
- ‘Most of all he liked textured soy protein breakfast patties, which gave to his palate a fine tang of faintly scented simulated maple flavouring.’
- ‘These parts are tested in the laboratory - first as simulated joints (using fasteners and plates to imitate the actual joint) and later using the actual joint components.’
- ‘Specifically, FDA said the bioburden on simulated product did not represent that on the manufactured product.’
- ‘Analyzing the deviation of the structure from the initial crystal structure can assess the stability of the simulated protein.’
- 1.1(of an emotion) pretended or feigned.‘she howled in simulated anguish’
- 1.2Imitating the conditions of something, especially as a training exercise.‘a simulated terrorist attack’
- ‘The simulated annealing program performed quite well.’
- ‘All of the exercises used a simulated Balkans environment.’
- ‘The proposed method is illustrated in the analysis of a simulated example.’
- ‘A virtual reality game is a computer game especially designed to completely immerse the user in a simulated environment.’
- ‘Van Niekerk says entry-level learners will get two months training in a simulated call centre environment.’
- ‘Delegates work in small groups on a process simulated on a PC.’
- ‘However, due to the uncertainties in the force-field parameters, a comparison of the simulated results with experimental data is essential.’
- ‘To test the algorithm, 100 two-dimensional cell tracks were simulated.’
- ‘For years the treatment for people with SAD has been to use a simulated light source.’
- ‘All demographic events affect the entire genome; therefore all loci were simulated using the same algorithm.’
- ‘Now all the human working functions have been simulated in machines.’
- ‘Each guide tree accompanied by the chosen root sequence was provided to ROSE 1.2, which generated multiple alignments by simulated evolution.’
- ‘Students modeled the spread of disease within a population by sharing simulated "body fluids" using pipettes.’
- ‘Twenty sequences and one outgroup were simulated with m = 0.05.’
- ‘Each point on the graphs represents 1,000 simulated data sets.’
- ‘The arts were the means by which these forces could be ritualized and expressed in a new, simulated reality.’
- ‘With the FCS simulation, the recovered diffusion constant is within 95 % accuracy of the simulated value.’
- ‘Two different measures of similarity between permutations were used to evaluate the probe orderings generated from simulated data.’
- ‘Goodness-of-fit values for covariance functions estimated from three different methods on simulated data’
- ‘The residents of Bendigo have been warned that they may hear simulated gunfire along with several helicopters.’
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