simulating; feigning; imitating.
a person or thing that simulates.
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How to use simulant in a sentence
If one must have either, better the simulant than the stimulant.
As I mentioned before, 20 percent gelatin is a pretty good simulant for body tissues.Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15) | The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
In older people they sometimes pass over into paralysis agitans or a close simulant of that affection.Psychotherapy | James J. Walsh
Instar montis equum divina Palladis arte Aedificant, sectaque intexunt abiete costas; Votum pro reditu simulant.Uppingham by the Sea | John Henry Skrine
British Dictionary definitions for simulant
(esp of plant parts) resembling another part in structure or function
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