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Related / Similar Words: pretense, pretence, pretending, feigning, model, computer simulation

 

Definition:
  • the act of giving a false appearance; "his conformity was only pretending";
  • 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);
  • representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale);
  • (computer science) the technique of representing the real world by a computer program; "a simulation should imitate the internal processes and not merely the results of the thing being simulated";

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    Hyponyms: appearance, show, make-believe, pretend, affectation, mannerism, pose, affectedness, masquerade, war game, figure, globe, mock-up, planetarium, restoration, roughcast

     

    Derivational Morphology: simulate, assume, sham, feign, pretend, affect, dissemble, model, mock up, mold, mould, pattern

     

     
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