Approximate


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Approximate

Describing a measure coming close to but not necessarily reaching the exact value. Approximate measures can be inaccurate but are often necessary when more precise information is unavailable.
References in periodicals archive ?
However, there is great disappointment that Shackell has essentially been replaced from within, while a pacy wide man and creative midfielder is still lacking Club: Cardiff City Permanent signings: 4 Incoming loans: 1 Key names: Sammy Ameobi, Gabriel Tamas, Idriss Saadi, Semi Ajayi Approximate cash spent: Undisclosed fee for Saadi Players released/sold: 3 Players loaned out: 6 Key names: Javi Guerra, Adam Le Fondre, Eoin Doyle, Etien Velikonja, Filip Kiss, Rhys Healey.
6% of the total variability in L-R's Tobin's q is explained by approximate q.
Ages: 8+; Players: 1; Approximate Retail Price: $12.
TONKA WHEEL PALS SPIN N GO RACEWAY playset (ages 18 months and up) will be available Fall 2007 for an approximate retail price of $29.
Noir Metzenbaum Dissecting Scissor Curved Approximate
The total approximate revenue earnings from passengers during 1st April 2014 31st December 2014 were Rs.
Taking into account recent appreciation in DTV's stock price, as well as pro forma debt at QVC, Fitch expects the company's asset coverage before taxes to approximate 4x-4.
An approximate 325 kW ground mount facility at Camp Williams (Series 9000, UTARNG funded project No 4914009)
Gastar is currently drilling the John Parker #2 at an approximate depth of 9,900 feet and expects to reach a projected total depth of 18,000 feet within the next 80 to 90 days.
Total quantity or scope: Restructuring of Building G / H (hair stylist) with an approximate area of ?
Tenders are invited for Jackpushing of 2000 mm (ID)cashing MS pipe approximate length of about 84 m including insertion of 900 mm dia (ID) M.
Tenders are invited for Supply of phosphor bronze rod: dia 45 mm, length 200 mm, approximate weight 2.