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approximate
used in Carrie

4 uses
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Definition
almost, but not exact; or similar
  • At approximately 1:30 P.M. on September 21, the neighbors on Carlin Street began to hear screams from the White bungalow.
approximately = about (but not exactly)
  • The stones fell principally on the home of Mrs. Margaret White, damaging the roof extensively and ruining two gutters and a downspout valued at approximately $25.
  • Q. Were you on Carlin Street at approximately 12:12, when Carietta White came out of the First Congregational Church on that street?
  • Q. —at approximately 2:00 on the morning of May 28th.

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