Approximate

Definition of Approximate

Ap`prox´i`mate
a.1.Approaching; proximate; nearly resembling.
2.Near correctness; nearly exact; not perfectly accurate; as, approximate results or values.
Approximate quantities
(Math.) those which are nearly, but not, equal.
v. t.1.To carry or advance near; to cause to approach.
[imp. & p. p. Approximated ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Approximating.]
To approximate the inequality of riches to the level of nature.
- Burke.
2.To come near to; to approach.
v. i.1.To draw; to approach.

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