As nouns the difference between mimetic and mimicry
is that mimetic
is something or imitative while mimicry
is the act or ability to simulate the appearance of someone or something else.
As an adjective mimetic
is exhibiting mimesis.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* mimetick (qualifier)
Something or imitative.
(education) A type of mnemonic.
(pharmacology) A substance with similar pharmacological effects to another substance.
the act or ability to simulate the appearance of someone or something else
- They say that mimicry is the sincerest form of flattery, but I still think I'm being mocked when he acts just like me.
- When animal mimicry goes really wrong they don't just look like something that a predator would ignore, they look like lunch.