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simulant

[sim-yuh-luh nt] /ˈsɪm yə lənt/
adjective
1.
simulating; feigning; imitating.
noun
2.
a person or thing that simulates.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; < Latin simulant- (stem of simulāns) imitating (present participle of simulāre). See simulate, -ant
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simulant

/ˈsɪmjʊlənt/
adjective
1.
simulating
2.
(esp of plant parts) resembling another part in structure or function
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