simulated
adjective Date: 1622 made to look genuine ; fake <
simulated pearls
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  • simulated — index artificial, false (not genuine), imitation, specious, spurious, surrogate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …   Law dictionary

  • simulated — sim|u|lat|ed [ sımjə,leıtəd ] adjective 1. ) made to have the features or qualities of another thing: simulated pearls/wood/leather a simulated battle 2. ) used for describing something such as a feeling or thought that is pretended, although it… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • simulated — UK [ˈsɪmjʊˌleɪtɪd] / US [ˈsɪmjəˌleɪtəd] adjective 1) made to have the features or qualities of another thing simulated pearls/wood/leather a simulated battle 2) used for describing something such as a feeling or thought that is pretended,… …   English dictionary

  • Simulated — Simulate Sim u*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Simulated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Simulating}.] To assume the mere appearance of, without the reality; to assume the signs or indications of, falsely; to counterfeit; to feign. [1913 Webster] The Puritans,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • simulated — simulate UK US /ˈsɪmjəleɪt/ verb [T] ► to produce a situation or event that seems real but is not real, especially in order to help people learn how to deal with such situations or events: »The machine is designed to simulate disaster scenarios.… …   Financial and business terms

  • simulated — sim|u|lat|ed [ˈsımjuleıtıd] adj not real, but made to look, sound, or feel real ▪ a simulated nuclear explosion ▪ She looked at the report with simulated interest …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • simulated — adjective not real, but made to look, feel etc like a real thing, situation, or feeling: simulated leather | a simulated nuclear explosion …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • simulated — adjective 1. not genuine or real; being an imitation of the genuine article (Freq. 5) it isn t fake anything; it s real synthetic fur faux pearls false teeth decorated with imitation palm leaves a purse of simulated alligator hide • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • simulated — adj. Simulated is used with these nouns: ↑world …   Collocations dictionary

  • simulated — sim·u·lat·ed (sĭmʹyə lā tĭd) adj. Made in resemblance of or as a substitute for another. See Synonyms at artificial. * * * …   Universalium

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