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English definition of “approximate”

approximate

adjective  /əˈprɑk·sə·mət/ us  
almost exact: Can you tell me the approximate value of this watch?
approximately
adverb  /əˈprɑk·sə·mət·li/ us  
The job will take approximately three weeks to do.
(Definition of approximate adjective from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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