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mock (something) up

To create a draft, model, or simulated version of something to demonstrate how it looks or works. We mocked up a prototype of the new irrigation system to demonstrate its benefits to the city council. I sketch out the designs of our latest cars, and the engineering department mocks them up.
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mock something up

to make a model or simulation of something. The engineers mocked the new car design up for the managers to see. They mocked up the new car design.
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mock up

v.
To make a model of something, especially as part of a presentation: We mocked up our ideas for the stage scenery to see if it would be hard to build. Take these building plans and mock them up for the presentation.
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You do not have to update your mock ups to the latest QRD version.
ITS has a wide customer base creating CD-ROM's for presentational and promotional purposes and increasingly for the vehicle and architectural sectors where visual mock ups and virtual reality are increasingly in demand.
Customers were clamoring to get a look at the Bell 505 and the Bell 525 mock ups, which made their debut here in China at the show.
In addition to showcasing the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X and Bell 525 mock ups in the booth, Bell Helicopter also had the popular Bell 407GX on static display.