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1. approximation

noun. ['əˌprɑːksəˈmeɪʃən'] an approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth.

Synonyms

  • guess
  • overreckoning
  • reckoning
  • credit
  • overrating
  • estimate
  • calculation
  • computation
  • scalage
  • overestimate
  • estimation
  • idea
  • underreckoning
  • credit rating
  • guesstimate
  • overestimation
  • shot
  • underrating
  • guestimate
  • dead reckoning
  • guessing
  • guesswork
  • underestimation
  • figuring

Antonyms

  • nonpayment
  • disrespect
  • underestimate
  • undervalue

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Words that Rhyme with Approximation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Example sentences of the word approximation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Your BMI is able to give you an approximation of your body fat.

2. approximation

noun. ['əˌprɑːksəˈmeɪʃən'] the quality of coming near to identity (especially close in quantity).

Antonyms

  • debit

3. approximation

noun. ['əˌprɑːksəˈmeɪʃən'] the act of bringing near or bringing together especially the cut edges of tissue.

Synonyms

  • joining
  • connexion
  • bringing close together

Antonyms

  • overvalue
  • disapproval
  • mistrust
  • distrust

4. approximation

noun. ['əˌprɑːksəˈmeɪʃən'] an imprecise or incomplete account.

Antonyms

  • misconception
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