sim·​u·​lat·​ed | \ ˈsim-yə-ˌlā-təd How to pronounce simulated (audio) \

Definition of simulated

: made to look genuine : fake simulated pearls

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Examples of simulated in a Sentence

They are trained in simulated combat. Dummies are used in simulated car crashes.

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Despite being one of the marquee free agents this winter, Keuchel began the 2019 campaign without a contract and spent much of the first two months of the season working out and throwing simulated games, waiting for offers. Michael Shapiro,, "Report: Dallas Keuchel Agrees to Terms With Atlanta Braves," 6 June 2019 Keuchel's agent Scott Boras told MLB Network last week that the lefty could be ready to pitch in the majors a week after signing if that's what his new team wanted, and that Keuchel had thrown seven simulated games of 95-104 pitches every five days. Bob Nightengale, USA TODAY, "Atlanta Braves agree to terms on deal with 2015 Cy Young winner Dallas Keuchel," 6 June 2019 Auburn baseball players were taking batting practice and doing a simulated game at Plainsman Park as the 11 o’clock hour hit and Day 3 of the MLB Draft started. Sam Blum |,, "MLB Draft: Three more Auburn baseball players selected on Day 3," 5 June 2019 Fans of Westworld and Sword Art Online couldn't help but wonder if the kids were actually in their own version of a simulated theme park or online video game. Tamara Fuentes, Seventeen, "Here are All the Crazy Theories About "The Society" Season 1 Finale," 21 May 2019 But the best may be the simulated machine guns mounted at the front of the car. Daniel Golson, Car and Driver, "Check Out the Aston Martin DB5 Continuation's Working James Bond Gadgets," 14 May 2019 According to Lunde, the simulated attack took place on February 14, 2018 and began with 11 Su-24s taking off from Russia’s Monchegorsk air base. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, "Nearly a Dozen Russian Jets Practiced an Attack on a Norwegian Radar Base," 13 Feb. 2019 In a final case, fasteners for the sunscreen weren't tightened sufficiently prior to testing under simulated launch conditions. John Timmer, Ars Technica, "Webb Space Telescope pushed back again, won’t launch until 2021," 27 June 2018 That training includes securing their weapon so that others can’t get to it and shooting in simulated, high-stress conditions. Washington Post, "Police advocacy group says it opposes arming teachers," 22 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of simulated

1622, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of simulated

: made to look, feel, or behave like something : not real

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