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simulate
used in Starship Troopers

17 uses
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Definition
make an imitation or representation of
  • everything was simulated — but you are required to behave as if it is all real.
    Chapter 7 (69% in)
simulated = imitating a real situation
  • Combat training, mostly — combat drill and combat exercises and combat maneuvers, using everything from bare hands to simulated nuclear weapons.
    Chapter 5 (1% in)
  • We trained with sticks and we trained with wire (lots of nasty things you can improvise with a piece of wire) and we learned what can be done with really modern weapons and how to do it and how to service and maintain the equipment — simulated nuclear weapons and infantry rockets and various sorts of gas and poison and incendiary and demolition.
    Chapter 5 (21% in)
  • We used these rifles in field exercises to simulate a lot of deadlier and nastier aimed weapons, too.
    Chapter 5 (24% in)
  • We used a lot of simulation; we had to.
    Chapter 5 (24% in)
  • The rifles used to simulate aimed weapons were loaded with blanks except one in five hundred rounds at random, which was a real bullet.
    Chapter 5 (26% in)
  • Disregard of tactical command and doctrine, the team being in simulated combat.
    Chapter 5 (42% in)
  • We bounced out to the bombing range, the whole regiment, and ran through a simulated exercise, without ammo.
    Chapter 6 (55% in)
  • The day I goofed I had simulated sergeant's chevrons as a simulated section leader and was armed with simulated A-bomb rockets to use in simulated darkness against a simulated enemy.
    Chapter 7 (67% in)
  • The day I goofed I had simulated sergeant's chevrons as a simulated section leader and was armed with simulated A-bomb rockets to use in simulated darkness against a simulated enemy.
    Chapter 7 (68% in)
  • The day I goofed I had simulated sergeant's chevrons as a simulated section leader and was armed with simulated A-bomb rockets to use in simulated darkness against a simulated enemy.
    Chapter 7 (68% in)
  • The day I goofed I had simulated sergeant's chevrons as a simulated section leader and was armed with simulated A-bomb rockets to use in simulated darkness against a simulated enemy.
    Chapter 7 (68% in)
  • The day I goofed I had simulated sergeant's chevrons as a simulated section leader and was armed with simulated A-bomb rockets to use in simulated darkness against a simulated enemy.
    Chapter 7 (68% in)
  • Per M. I. doctrine, I ordered the pickup, felt rather cocky that I had managed to get the order out before my number two cut out to do it anyhow, turned to do the next thing I had to do, which was to lay down a simulated atomic ruckus to discourage the simulated enemy overtaking us.
    Chapter 7 (71% in)
  • Per M. I. doctrine, I ordered the pickup, felt rather cocky that I had managed to get the order out before my number two cut out to do it anyhow, turned to do the next thing I had to do, which was to lay down a simulated atomic ruckus to discourage the simulated enemy overtaking us.
    Chapter 7 (71% in)
  • The order read: " — in simulated combat, gross negligence which would in action have caused the death of a teammate."
    Chapter 7 (94% in)
  • This is a standard square deployment and we had simulated how to reach it quickly in the drop room; I called out: "Cunha!
    Chapter 13 (42% in)

There are no more uses of "simulate" in Starship Troopers.

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