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Definitions of approximate:
  • verb:   be close or similar
    Example: "Her results approximate my own"
  • verb:   judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)
  • adjective:   located close together
    Example: "Approximate leaves grow together but are not united"
  • adjective:   very close in resemblance
    Example: "Sketched in an approximate likeness"
  • adjective:   not quite exact or correct
    Example: "The approximate time was 10 o'clock"

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