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flight simulator Syllabification: flight sim·u·la·tor
Pronunciation: /ˈflī(t) simyəˌlādər/

Definition of flight simulator in English:


A machine designed to resemble the cockpit of an aircraft, with computer-generated images that mimic the pilot’s view, typically with mechanisms that move the entire structure in imitation of an aircraft’s motion, used for training pilots.
Example sentences
  • The secretary of state operated a flight simulator, a 3D computer aided design system and a device for virtual sculpture.
  • A Tornado flight simulator will also be equipped with the new laser projection system.
  • Airbus has donated a $50 million flight simulator for training pilots in Beijing.
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