how to pronounce simulation


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the above transcription of simulation is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

simulation is pronounced in four syllables

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video examples of simulation pronunciation

An example use of simulation in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… switch me and a simulation and there was …”

meanings of simulation


  1. The process of simulating.
  2. Assuming an appearance which is feigned, or not true.
  3. Something that simulates a system or environment in order to predict actual behaviour.
  4. A video game designed to convey a more or less realistic experience, as of a sport or warfare.
  5. The act of falling over in order to be awarded a foul, when no foul has been committed.

simulation frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word simulation occurs in english on average 1.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics simulation can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that simulation can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

3) leisure and entertainment;

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