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approximate
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
almost, but not exact; or similar
  • Approximately total.
    3.2 — Part 3 Chapter 2 (95% in)
  • Toohey, speaking easily and casually, gave a brief sketch of all known civilizations and of their outstanding religious monuments—from the Incas to the Phoenicians to the Easter Islanders—including, whenever possible, the dates when these monuments were begun and the dates when they were completed, the number of workers employed in the construction and the approximate cost in modern American dollars.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (61% in)
  • See that you're found in the car and that your condition matches its condition—approximately.
    4.12 — Part 4 Chapter 12 (55% in)
  • But one can't be good halfway or honest approximately.
    4.14 — Part 4 Chapter 14 (48% in)

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