Virtual reality is a form of technology which allows a user to interact with a computer-simulated environment.
Most virtual reality environments are visual experiences, displayed either on a computer screen or through special goggles, although some also include sound.
Virtual reality training is a type of simulation training in which the training is delivered via a virtual reality environment.
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