simulation noun

ADJ. computer, electronic, laboratory, real-time, virtual reality | accident, flight

VERB + SIMULATION carry out, run To test the model under different conditions, it is necessary to run simulations on a computer.

SIMULATION + VERB indicate sth, show sth

SIMULATION + NOUN model using simulation models to predict earthquake patterns | program | techniques | exercise, experiment | game

PREP. in a/the ~ the basic steps in the simulation | through The pilot's skills are tested through simulation. | ~ of a virtual reality simulation of a moon landing