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approximate

adjective uk   /əˈprɒk.sɪ.mət/ us    /-ˈprɑːk-/
B2 not completely accurate but close: The train's approximate time of arrival is 10.30. The approximate cost will be about $600. Can you give me an approximate idea of the numbers involved?
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approximate

verb [I + adv/prep, T] uk   /əˈprɒk.sɪ.meɪt/ us    /-ˈprɑːk-/ formal
to be almost the same as: The newspaper reports of the discussion only roughly approximated to (= were not exactly the same as) what was actually said. Student numbers this year are expected to approximate 5,000 (= to be about 5,000).
Traducciones de “approximate”
en coreano 대충의…
en árabe تَقْريبيّ…
en francés approximatif…
en turco yaklaşık, hemen hemen…
en italiano approssimato…
en chino (tradicionál) 大致的,大約的,大概的…
en ruso приблизительный…
en polaco przybliżony…
en español aproximado…
en portugués aproximado…
en alemán ungefähr…
en catalán aproximat…
en japonés おおよその, 概算の…
en chino (simplificado) 大致的,大约的,大概的…
(Definition of approximate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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