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simulator

 [sim″u-la´tor]
something that simulates, such as an apparatus that simulates conditions that will be encountered in real life.

sim·u·la·tor

(sim'yū-lā'tŏr, tōr), Do not confuse this word with stimulator.
An apparatus designed to produce effects simulating those of specific environmental conditions; used in experimentation and training.

simulator

/sim·u·la·tor/ (sim´u-la″tor) something that simulates, such as an apparatus that simulates conditions that will be encountered in real life.

simulator

A radiation generator that operates in the diagnostic X-ray range, which can orientate a radiation beam toward a patient with parameters similar to those proposed for therapeutic radiation and afford direct X-ray fluoroscopic visualisation and imaging of the treatment area. A simulator is not designed to deliver therapeutic radiation.

simulator

Radiation oncology A radiation generator operating in the diagnostic x-ray range, which can orient a radiation beam toward a Pt with parameters imitating that proposed for RT, affording direct x-ray fluoroscopic visualization and imaging of the treatment area. See Radiation oncology simulation, Simulation, Therapeutic radiology treatment planning, Treatment Port.

simulator

something that simulates, such as an apparatus that simulates conditions that will be encountered in real life.
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