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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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I'm in shock." Another wrote: "Mike Tindall just mimicked snorting coke on The Jump.
In a study of 18-month-old infants, we began with a six-minute play period in which an adult either mimicked or did not mimic infants.
After the video, the group that had mimicked the black actor scored lower on a test of implicit prejudice against black people than either of the other two groups.
For example, participants who are mimicked by a confederate have reported liking that confederate more than have those participants who are not mimicked by a confederate (Chartrand & Bargh, 1999).
A study of the bowerbird, better known for its elaborate mating rituals, found it learns its calls directly from the species being mimicked, rather than from other bowerbirds.