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adjective approximate pronunciation in British English /əˈprɒksɪmət/

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  1. not exact, but close to an exact amount, number, time etc
    the approximate cost of repairs/time of death
    1. a.
      not exact or accurate, but good enough to be useful
      I can give you an approximate idea of where she lives.

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