approximation definition

  • noun:
    • The work, process, or results of approximating.
    • Mathematics An inexact result sufficient for certain purpose.
    • The act, process or outcome of approximating.
    • An imprecise solution or result that's sufficient for a definite purpose.
    • The work of bringing together the sides of tissue is sutured.
    • The act of approximating; a drawing, advancing or being almost; strategy; also, caused by approximating.
    • a technique for a proper estimate, calculation, or conception, or to a given volume, quality, etc.
    • A continual approach or coming nearer to an effect.
    • A value which almost but not precisely correct.
    • The work of approximating; a drawing, moving, or advancing near in area, position, level, or relation; strategy; distance.
    • In math and physical: A continual way of a genuine result; the method in which the worthiness of a quantity is calculated with continually increasing exactness without ever being actually ascertained
    • an outcome therefore obtained; an outcome that will be perhaps not rigorously exact, it is therefore near the truth concerning be adequate for a given function.
    • an approximate calculation of volume or level or really worth
    • the act of bringing near or bringing together especially the slice edges of muscle
    • the grade of coming near to identification (especially close-in quantity)
    • an imprecise or incomplete account

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