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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.
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The replacement medium/wide-base/heavy on-highway commercial truck tires market is projected to decrease by approximately 2%, or 300,000 units, to 17.
Northern New Jersey/New York -- AMB acquired a 14 building industrial park, AMB Generation Industrial Park, totaling 298,100 s/f in New Brunswick, New Jersey, proximate to Exit 9 of the New Jersey Turnpike, for a total investment of approximately $26.
BB&T operates the largest depository institution in the market, controlling deposits of $441 million, representing approximately 26.
Reckson anticipates a 2006 annualized after-tax cash yield on its LPT interest of approximately 18% including the one-time fees, and of approximately 15% excluding the onetime fees but including the ongoing recurring fees.
To reduce the potential for adverse effects on competition in nine of the 13 remaining markets in which Wells Fargo and First Security compete directly,(16) Wells Fargo has committed to divest 37 branches, which account for approximately $1.

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