- approaching, Approaching; proximate; nearly resembling.
- Near correctness; nearly exact; not perfectly accurate.
- Approximate results or values.
Etymology: From approximatus, p.p. of approximare to approach; ad + proximare to come near. See Proximate.
- French: approximatif
- German: anní¤hernd, ungefí¤hr, zirka, circa
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