Definition of “est.” - English Dictionary

“est.” in Business English

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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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