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simulate
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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make an imitation or representation of
  • And an angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were filled with fear' " Whereupon, Mr. Wiggin paused for the full effect of the shepherds cringing at the sight of Owen struggling to get his feet on the floor—Barb Wiggin operated the creaky apparatus that lowered Owen, too, placing him dangerously near the lit candles that simulated the campfires around which the shepherds watched their flock.
    p. 153.0

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