He could mimic printed text with alarming accuracy and dissociate the shapes and lines from their inherent meanings.
The results: Even moderate MDMA doses in conditions that mimic hot, crowded, social settings could be lethal to rats.
Every company seemed to have some sort of tablet that in some fashion sought to mimic Apple's iconic iPad.
The missives come with casual subject lines that mimic what a real friend might send, like “Hey.”
Is she posing suggestively to mimic the idealized figures behind her?
Here again the rural landscape forms a background to his mimic action.
"You're all there," Paliser, amused by the mimic, was telling her.
The insects which mimic these are chiefly Papilios, and Diadema, a genus allied to our peacock and tortoiseshell butterflies.
Before hypocrisy or oppression his glances were as mimic lightning.
When he went to church at all, he went to mock, and came away to mimic.
1580s, "a mime," from Latin mimicus, from Greek mimikos "of or pertaining to mimes," from mimos "mime."
1680s, from mimic (n.). Related: Mimicked; mimicking.
1590s, from Latin mimicus, from Greek mimikos "of or pertaining to mimes," verbal adjective from mimeisthai "to mimic, imitate, portray by means of imitation" (see mimeograph).
mimic mim·ic (mĭm'ĭk)
v. mim·icked, mim·ick·ing, mim·ics
To resemble closely; simulate.
To take on the appearance of.
An early language designed by J.H. Andrews of the NIH in 1967 for solving engineering problems such as differential equations that would otherwise have been done on an analog computer.
["MIMIC, An Alternative Programming Language for Industrial Dynamics, N.D. Peterson, Socio-Econ Plan Sci. 6, Pergamon 1972].