simulating; feigning; imitating.
a person or thing that simulates.
Origin of simulant
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Related Words for simulantcounterfeit, onomatopoeic, echoic, artful, copycat, deceptive, derivative, following, forged, mimic, mock, parrot, pseudo, reflective, secondhand, sham, emulative, emulous, put-on, copied
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If one must have either, better the simulant than the stimulant.
(esp of plant parts) resembling another part in structure or function
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