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est.adjective

written abbreviation for estimated : the town of Brownford (est. population 14,000)
written abbreviation for established: used with a date to show when a company or organization was begun: P. R. Jones & Co, Est. 1920

-estsuffix

uk   / -ɪst/ /-əst/  us   / -ɪst/  /-əst/
used to form the superlative of many adjectives and adverbs: bravest latest
(Definition of est. from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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est.adjective

uk   us
abbreviation for established, used with a date to show when a company or organization was begun: G. B. Titus & Co., est. 1842
abbreviation for estimated, used to show that a figure has been calculated using some guesses and may not be exact: Est. cost, $2.4 million the town of Brownford (est. population 14,000)

ESTnoun [S]

uk   us  
abbreviation for Eastern Standard Time: the time on the eastern coast of the United States and Canada: The flight left Toronto at 22:55 EST.
(Definition of est. from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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