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approximate

verb [T]  /əˈprɑk·səˌmeɪt/ us  
to come near in quality, amount, value, or character: The painting only approximated the mountain landscape.
approximation
noun [C]  /əˌprɑk·səˈmeɪ·ʃən/ us  
I only have an approximation of the size of the room.
Translations of “approximate”
in Korean 대충의…
in Arabic تَقْريبيّ…
in French approximatif…
in Turkish yaklaşık, hemen hemen…
in Italian approssimato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大致的,大約的,大概的…
in Russian приблизительный…
in Polish przybliżony…
in Spanish aproximado…
in Portuguese aproximado…
in German ungefähr…
in Catalan aproximat…
in Japanese おおよその, 概算の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大致的,大约的,大概的…
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