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English definition of “approximate”

approximate

adjective     /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?Approximate
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