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Adverb Concept
EN
approximately  about  around  close to  just about
EN
(of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct WordNet 3.0
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(of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
[Said for a quantity (time, size, place, ...) that is given] in a imprecise way but close to the real value. OmegaWiki
Imprecise but close to in quantity or amount. Wiktionary
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Lasted approximately an hour WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
In just about a minute WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
He's about 30 years old WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
I've had about all I can stand WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
We meet about once a month WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Some forty people came WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Weighs around a hundred pounds WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Holds 3 gallons, more or less WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
20 or so people were at the party WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
In every box of matches there are approximately 40 matchsticks. Wiktionary
Per 100 g of chocolate there is approximately 11.6 g of saturated fat. Wiktionary
...approximately 60 beats per minute. Wiktionary
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