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OTHER WORDS FROM simulationnon·sim·u·la·tion, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for simulation
If Trump wins the Sunshine State, he wins the presidency in 57 percent of our forecast’s simulations, while a Biden win there would give Trump less than a 2 percent shot at victory.Election Update: Where Biden And Trump Have Gained The Most Ground|Geoffrey Skelley (email@example.com)|September 16, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Tellingly, in another simulation the Transition Integrity Project played out, a crisis unfolded after Trump won in the Electoral College but lost the national popular vote by 5 points.
This simulation is repeated 140,605 times to get the probability and distribution of states won by each candidate.The Forecast: The Methodology Behind Our 2020 Election Model|Daniel Malloy|September 10, 2020|Ozy
When the researchers chose an epidemiological simulation as one of the settings for their study, they didn’t know that the entire world would soon grapple with the very questions they were asking participants to answer.What a study of video games can tell us about being better decision makers|Walter Frick|September 6, 2020|Quartz
Next, both groups ran computer simulations to figure out how the system formed.A weirdly warped planet-forming disk circles a distant trio of stars|Lisa Grossman|September 3, 2020|Science News
It was unpleasant and discombobulating: a simulation of hostage-taking, mental asylum and demented dreamscape all rolled into one.Sex, Blood, and Screaming: Blackout’s Dark Frights|Tim Teeman|October 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Of course, the fact that Tris faces and eviscerates her own anxiety lends the simulation scene a veneer of victory and autonomy.
Like its strange predecessor, the first kiss scene, this simulation nightmare strikes a false note.
It crashed after a simulation in which just a few hundred people tried to log on simultaneously.
In the simulation, there were multiple attackers, including a truck bomb, suicide bombers and the home-made bombs known as IEDs.The Suspect Remains at Large, But the Lockdown Was a Big Success|Eli Lake|April 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Here, however, I saw one instance where indeed no simulation could be suspected.The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes|Toms de Comyn
The discussion is thus one big tissue of simulation, and is carried on in succession by the elders on each side.The Manbos of Mindano|John M. Garvan
Beautiful as is Delft, it is really only a simulation in earthenware of blue-and-white porcelain.Chats on Royal Copenhagen Porcelain|Arthur Hayden
It is not a matter of artifice and simulation; it is a matter of being genuine and not a sham.Shadows of the Stage|William Winter
Here we have a simulation, at least, of a diandromorphic species.Sex-linked Inheritance in Drosophila|Thomas Hunt Morgan