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simulator

noun [C] uk   /ˈsɪm.jʊ.leɪ.tər/ us    /-t̬ɚ/
a piece of equipment that is designed to represent real conditions, for example in an aircraft or spacecraft: People learning to fly often practise on a flight simulator.Machinery and machinesHousehold equipment and domestic chores
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