mimetic

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μιμητικός (mīmētikos, imitative).

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Adjective[edit]

mimetic (comparative more mimetic, superlative most mimetic)

  1. Exhibiting mimesis

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Noun[edit]

mimetic (plural mimetics)

  1. Something mimetic or imitative.
  2. (education) A type of mnemonic.
  3. (pharmacology) A substance with similar pharmacological effects to another substance.