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approximate

verb [T]
 
 
/əˈprɒksɪmeɪt/ ( also approximate to) formal
to be almost the same as somethingApproximate
approximation
 
 
/əˌprɒksɪˈmeɪʃən/ noun [C, U]
Translations of “approximate”
in Korean 비슷하다, 가깝다…
in Arabic يَقتَرِب…
in Portuguese aproximar-se de…
in Catalan aproximar-se a…
in Japanese (数値などが)近づく, ~に近い…
in Italian approssimarsi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 接近,近似…
in Russian приближаться…
in Turkish bir şeye hemen hemen tam olarak benzemek, yaklaşmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 接近,近似…
in Polish być zbliżonym do…
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