simulator

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noun sim·u·la·tor \ˈsim-yə-ˌlā-tər\

Definition of simulator

  1. :  one that simulates; especially :  a device that enables the operator to reproduce or represent under test conditions phenomena likely to occur in actual performance

Examples of simulator in a sentence

  1. a flight simulator used by pilots

1835

First Known Use of simulator

1835


SIMULATOR Defined for English Language Learners

simulator

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noun sim·u·la·tor \ˈsim-yə-ˌlā-tər\

Definition of simulator for English Language Learners

  • : a machine that is used to show what something looks or feels like and is usually used to study something or to train people


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simulator

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noun sim·u·la·tor \ˈsim-yə-ˌlāt-ər\

Medical Definition of simulator

  1. :  a device that enables the operator to reproduce or represent under test conditions phenomena likely to occur in actual performance <a driving simulator used to study behavior in highway emergencies>


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