Meaning of “simulate” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] us uk /ˈsɪmjəleɪt/

to do or make something that behaves or looks like something real but which is not real:

The company uses a computer to simulate crash tests of its new cars.
simulation noun [ C, U ] us uk /ˌsɪmjəˈleɪʃən/

(Definition of “simulate” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)