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Approximation

Ap`prox`i`ma´tion
n.1.The act of approximating; a drawing, advancing or being near; approach; also, the result of approximating.
2.An approach to a correct estimate, calculation, or conception, or to a given quantity, quality, etc.
3.(Math.) A continual approach or coming nearer to a result; as, to solve an equation by approximation.
Noun1.approximation - an approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth; "an estimate of what it would cost"; "a rough idea how long it would take"
2.approximation - the quality of coming near to identity (especially close in quantity)
3.approximation - an imprecise or incomplete account; "newspapers gave only an approximation of the actual events"
4.approximation - the act of bringing near or bringing together especially the cut edges of tissue
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