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Definition of
Approximation
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Not exact, but close enough to be used.
Example: if the bus ride takes 57 minutes, you could say "A one hour bus ride", that would be an approximation.
Example: 3.14 is an approximation of Pi (which is 3.14159265... etc)
See:
Estimate
Estimation (Introduction)
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