Definition of Approximately

1. Adverb. (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct. "20 or so people were at the party"




Definition of Approximately

1. adv. With approximation; so as to approximate; nearly.

Definition of Approximately

1. Adverb. Imprecise but close to in quantity or amount. ¹

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Definition of Approximately

1. [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Approximately

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approximately (current term)
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Literary usage of Approximately

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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1915)
"In other words, approximately 63 per cent, of the schools listed have 336 courses—or, 37 per cent, of all the schools (598) have 336 courses. ..."

2. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1879)
"The horizontal axis is b, the vertical axis is c, and the axis approximately perpendicular to the paper is a. Figure 11. Stereoscopic diagram for the ..."

3. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1904)
"Mass (in the second pair of experiments) approximately 88 grammes. ... Mass approximately 192 grammes, calorimeter E, fall of temperature approximately 4°-5 ..."

4. A Lifelong Passion: Nicholas and Alexandra: Their Own Story by Andrei Maylunas (2005)
"However, their use of other opiates was approximately the same and their use of ... approximately 2/3 of the persons questioned felt inconvenienced by other ..."

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