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Overview of noun rounding

The noun rounding has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. rounding, rounding error

((mathematics) a miscalculation that results from rounding off numbers to a convenient number of decimals; "the error in the calculation was attributable to rounding"; "taxes are rounded off to the nearest dollar but the rounding error is surprisingly small")

Overview of verb round

The verb round has 7 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (3) round

(wind around; move along a circular course; "round the bend")

2. (1) round, round out, round off

(make round; "round the edges")

3. round, labialize, labialise

(pronounce with rounded lips)

4. attack, round, assail, lash out, snipe, assault

(attack in speech or writing; "The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker")

5. polish, round, round off, polish up, brush up

(bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state; "polish your social manners")

6. round off, round down, round out, round

(express as a round number; "round off the amount")

7. round, flesh out, fill out

(become round, plump, or shapely; "The young woman is fleshing out") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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