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Simulation vs. Stimulation

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Simulationnoun

Something that simulates a system or environment in order to predict actual behaviour.

‘This exercise is a simulation of actual battle conditions.’; ‘The most reliable simulation predicts that the hurricane will turn north.’;

Stimulationnoun

A pushing or goading toward action. 16

Simulationnoun

The process of simulating.

‘Despite extensive simulation in the design phase, the aircraft failed to behave as expected.’;

Stimulationnoun

(biology) Any action or condition that creates a response; sensory input. 18

Simulationnoun

(informal) A video game designed to convey a more or less realistic experience, as of a sport or warfare.

‘Some kids in the classroom will be playing simulations after school.’;

Stimulationnoun

An activity causing excitement or pleasure; the act of stimulating.

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Simulationnoun

Assuming an appearance which is feigned, or not true.

Stimulationnoun

The act of stimulating, or the state of being stimulated.

Simulationnoun

(soccer) The act of falling over in order to be awarded a foul, when a foul hasn't been committed.

Stimulationnoun

The irritating action of various agents (stimuli) on muscles, nerves, or a sensory end organ, by which activity is evoked; especially, the nervous impulse produced by various agents on nerves, or a sensory end organ, by which the part connected with the nerve is thrown into a state of activity; irritation.

Simulationnoun

The act of simulating, or assuming an appearance which is feigned, or not true; - distinguished from dissimulation, which disguises or conceals what is true.

Stimulationnoun

the act of arousing an organism to action

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Simulationnoun

(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’;

Stimulationnoun

any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action

Simulationnoun

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)

Stimulationnoun

(physiology) the effect of a stimulus (on nerves or organs etc.)

Simulationnoun

representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)

Stimulationnoun

mutual sexual stimulation prior to sexual intercourse

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Simulationnoun

the act of giving a false appearance;

‘his conformity was only pretending’;

Stimulation

Stimulation is the encouragement of development or the cause of activity generally. For example, An interesting or fun activity can be described as , regardless of its physical effects on senses.

‘The press provides stimulation of political discourse.’; ‘stimulating’;

Simulation

A simulation is the imitation of the operation of a real-world process or system over time. Simulations require the use of models; the model represents the key characteristics or behaviors of the selected system or process, whereas the simulation represents the evolution of the model over time.

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