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MIMIC

(language)
An early language designed by J.H. Andrews of the NIH in 1967 for solving engineering problems such as differential equations that would otherwise have been done on an analog computer.

["MIMIC, An Alternative Programming Language for Industrial Dynamics, N.D. Peterson, Socio-Econ Plan Sci. 6, Pergamon 1972].
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As discussed above, coded HES encephalitis cases are likely to have included mimicker syndromes, which would inflate the capture-recapture estimate.
Accordingly, to restore the constraint, the controller is required to raise utility of this potential mimicker.
He described primary adrenal insufficiency as another "great mimicker in medicine" (6).
Clinical and diagnostic characterization of canal dehiscence syndrome: A great otologic mimicker.
Marine mammal mimicker Amanda Holden leapt to her feet to give her straightarmed flipper-clap seal of approval to decent little singer Natalie Okri.
The filly ran on well to beat 66-1 shot Mimicker by a length and a quarter.
is 100% free of nonylphenol, an alleged "endocrine disruptor" or hormone mimicker.
In mass society, the agent invariably needs a doer of deeds, a mimicker, a performer.
Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: A Mimicker of ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
Thus, any plant chemical constituent which is capable of affecting the pancreatic [beta]- or [alpha]-cell secretion in any of the three ways illustrated above will be a good mimicker of sulphonylureas, and will produce hypoglycemic effects in mammals via mechanisms similar to those of sulphonylureas.
Occasionally, DCIS lesions need to also be distinguished from invasive carcinomas; a frequent such mimicker is invasive cribriform carcinoma that needs to be distinguished mostly from cribriform DCIS.
y] > 0 represents the multipliers associated with the self-selection constraints, where the first subscript denotes the mimicker and the second is the mimicked.