approximation
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /əˌpɹɒksɪˈmeɪʃn/
  • (America) IPA: /əˌpɹɑksɪˈmeɪʃn/
Noun

approximation

  1. The act, process or result of approximating.
  2. (mathematics) An imprecise solution or result that is adequate for a defined purpose.
  3. (medicine) The act of bringing together the edges of tissue to be sutured.
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