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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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The sales of Tianqingganping enteric capsules amounted to approximately RMB257 million, an increase of approximately 24.7% against the same period last year.
Wachovia operates the largest depository institution in the market, controlling deposits of approximately $5.8 billion, which represent 26.7 percent of market deposits.
Approximately 90 per cent of the tenants will pay rent geared to their income.
On August 28, at approximately 12:30 a.m., a 36-year-old sergeant with the Camden County Sheriff's Office stopped a vehicle in Woodbine that matched the description of a car possibly used in two armed robberies in Florida.
According to the resident geologist's report, the mine is accessed by two separate ramps located approximately one mile apart.
Tianqingganmei injections recorded sales of approximately RMB436 million.
According to AIG, the approximately 636.9 m shares of AIG common stock sold in the offering included approximately 153.8m shares purchased by AIG for an aggregate purchase amount of approximately USD 5.0b, and approximately 83.1m shares sold pursuant to the exercise in full of the underwriters' option to purchase additional shares of AIG common stock to cover over-allotments, for an aggregate purchase amount of approximately USD 2.7 b.
The acquisitions totaled approximately 1.0 million square feet of GLA and approximately 18 acres and were acquired for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $78.5 million.
On consummation of the proposal and after accounting for the proposed divestitures noted in this order, BB&T would become the fifteenth largest commercial banking organization in the United States with total consolidated assets of $93.4 billion, representing approximately 1.1 percent of total U.S.
Total stockholders' equity was approximately $11.0 million at September 30, 2018 or 11.6% of total assets as compared to approximately $10.9 million at June 30, 2018 or approximately 11.6% of total assets.
Net loss was approximately USD2.1 million for the three months ended March 31, 2016, compared to net income of approximately USD3.8 million for the three months ended March 31, 2015.
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