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    2. If you simulate something, you create a new thing with particular rules that will let you understand how the real thing works. For instance, you can create a computer program with physics and maths equations to simulate what an airplane might do whilst flying, so you can test the airplane design without having to build the airplane for real. "This program simulates the flight of a new airplane." To imitate and to mimic means the same thing. This is when you copy the actions or appearance of something else, in order to make them seem like the same thing. "The boy tried to imitate the dancer," or "The boy tried to mimic the dancer." "The chef imitated the recipe from the fancy restaurant next door," or "The chef mimicked the recipe from the fancy restaurant next door."

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    2. The playful child would simulate the cat's movements.

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