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A detailed description of BIOMOD, RAND's interactive graphic modeling and simulation system, this report is designed primarily for users of the system. The user deals with two phases of BIOMOD — construction and simulation. The section of this report dealing with the construction phase provides the information needed to enter a model into BIOMOD, using any of the languages provided. The section on the simulation phase describes how to select variables, e.g., for plotting, changing scales, altering parameter values, changing integration techniques. The report includes aids to recovery from system failures, lists of system-supplied functions and error messages, and an extensive glossary. (See also R-617, R-747.)

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