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approximate

[ə′präk·sə·mət (adjective) or ə′präk·sə‚māt (verb)]
(mathematics)
To obtain a result that is not exact but is near enough to the correct result for some specified purpose.
To obtain a series of results approaching the correct result.
(science and technology)
Close to the correct value. Abbreviated approx.
To be close to.
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* Stop 3: Second and Addison -- Approximate boarding time is 10 and 40 minutes after the hour.
Substituting the approximate unknown vector nodes [H.sup.n.sub.0,j], [U.sup.n.sub.n,j], and [V.sup.n.sub.0,j].
In this article, with the application of approximate symmetry method and partial Lagrangian method, we will investigate (1) and show its all first-order approximate symmetries.
3 might be essential for the identification of absorption parameters as the accuracy of approximate solutions is not known.
A further 16% said that their approximate height is between 5.6-6 feet while 9% said that their height is more than 6 feet.
Club: Bolton Wanderers Permanent signings: 9 Incoming loans: 2 Key names: Ben Amos, Wellington Silva, Gary Madine Approximate cash spent: PS0 Players released/sold: 10 Players loaned out: 3 Key names: Tim Ream, Eidur Gudjohnsen, Matt Mills Approximate cash brought in: PS1.8m Fans' reaction: Wanderers fans are anxious that there are not enough goals in the squad after a record-breaking 10-hour wait at the start of the season.
9 passing through Shahbaz Chowk, Chowk Gala Gadaam, Double Phattak, SP Chowk, MBQ Chowk, Kalma Chowk, Katchery Chowk, and Chungi No.8, Approximate length=10.8 Km.
The total approximate numbers of passengers booked during 1st April- 31st December 2013 were 6359.77 million compared to 6413.89 million during the same period last year, showing a decrease of 0.84 per cent.
In the first place, it can be used to generate approximate solution of original PDE via the similarity variables.
It also introduces visitors to the approximate prices of trips, as well as the exchange rates.
Reinforcement learning and approximate dynamic programming for feedback control.
Some common drugs in your medicine cabinet can also ease Fido's minor aliments: Problem: Temporary pain and soreness Treatment: Aspirin Approximate dose: 81 mg (1 baby aspirin) for 10-to-30 [b dogs and 325 mg (1 regular aspirin) for 50-to-100 [b ones, one or two times daily with food.