simulazione al calcolatore

English translation: computer simulation

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Italian term or phrase:simulazione al calcolatore
English translation:computer simulation
Entered by: Alexander Chisholm

00:44 Jan 13, 2004
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Italian term or phrase: simulazione al calcolatore
"..mostrano l’andamento temporale di segnali ottenuti da una simulazione al calcolatore volta a testare le prestazioni di un dispositivo controllore.."

does this mean computer simulation?
Alexander Chisholm
computer simulation
Explanation:
Yes, "calcolatore" it's just an oldish way to refer to a computing machine, ie a computer.

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Note added at 21 hrs 57 mins (2004-01-13 22:42:04 GMT)
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Sorry Mario: *rank* should\'ve been *crank* it up :-)))
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Valentina Pecchiar
Italy
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many thanks
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5 +6computer simulation
Valentina Pecchiar


  

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18 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +6
computer simulation


Explanation:
Yes, "calcolatore" it's just an oldish way to refer to a computing machine, ie a computer.

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Note added at 21 hrs 57 mins (2004-01-13 22:42:04 GMT)
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Sorry Mario: *rank* should\'ve been *crank* it up :-)))

Valentina Pecchiar
Italy
Native speaker of: Italian
PRO pts in pair: 68
Grading comment
many thanks

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Maurizio Valente
35 mins

agree  rugiada
3 hrs

agree  Annalisa Buraglio
6 hrs

agree  Gian
7 hrs

agree  VMTTRADUCE: Of course!
11 hrs

agree  Mario Marcolin: oldish? :)Dear Muja, I don't disagree - it's just that "oldish" is such a nice word ( and a bit oldish)..
18 hrs
  -> would you ever call your G5 or your Intel2Gb "calcolatore"? A calcolatore is at least 2 mq in volume and usu. you don't boot it: you rank it up :-))
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