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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
approximate /ə'prɔksimit/
  • tính từ
    • approximate to giống với, giống hệt với
    • xấp xỉ, gần đúng
      • approximate calculation: phép tính xấp xỉ
      • approximate value: giá trị xấp xỉ
    • rất gần nhau
    • động từ
      • gắn với; làm cho gắn với
      • xấp xỉ với, gần đúng với; làm cho xấp xỉ với, làm cho gần đúng với
    Concise Dictionary
    +be close or similar
    +judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)
    +not quite exact or correct
    +very close in resemblance
    +located close together

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 rough, inexact, loose, imprecise, estimated, Colloq guestimated, ballpark:
    The figures are only approximate, not exact.
    2 near, approach, come close to, verge on:
    Your estimates approximate those of the budget committee.
    3 resemble, approach, look or seem like; simulate:
    The laboratory tests on rats approximate the way the virus behaves in humans.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    adjective, verb
    + adjective (abbreviation approx) almost correct or accurate, but not completely so; not exact: an approximate number / total / cost + The cost given is only approximate. + Use these figures as an approximate guide in your calculations.
    approximately adverb: The journey took approximately seven hours. + The two buildings were approximately equal in size. - ABOUT
    + verb (written)
    1 ~ (to) sth to be similar or close to sth in nature, quality, amount, etc., but not exactly the same: [VN] The animals were reared in conditions which approximated the wild as closely as possible. + The total cost will approximate £15 billion. + [V] His story approximates to the facts that we already know.
    2 [VN] to calculate or estimate sth fairly accurately: a formula for approximating the weight of a horse

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