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estimatornoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈestɪmeɪtər/
ACCOUNTING someone whose ​job is to ​estimate the ​cost of something: He became an estimator for a ​constructioncompany in 2009.
IT a ​computerprogram that helps to ​calculate the ​cost or ​value of something: This ​unemploymentinsurance estimator ​allows you to ​estimate how much your Unemployment Insurance Benefits will be before you ​file a new ​unemploymentinsuranceclaim.
(Definition of estimator from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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