Meaning of APPROXIMATE in English

I. adjective see: proximate Date: 15th century located close together , nearly correct or exact , ~ly adverb II. verb (-mated; -mating) Date: 15th century transitive verb 1. to bring near or close, to bring (cut edges of tissue) together, to come near to or be close to in position, value, or characteristics , intransitive verb to come close

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