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approximately

Pronunciation: /əˈprɑːksəmətli; əˈprɒksɪmətli/

Translation of approximately in Spanish:

adverb/adverbio

  • aproximadamente approximately ten years ago hace diez años aproximadamente, hace aproximadamente diez años, hace unos diez años
    Example sentences
    • In the end they held on, to go into the next round in approximately two weeks time.
    • She's wearing a dress so skimpy it's approximately the size of a tiny postage stamp.
    • The walk will cover a distance of four miles taking approximately two hours to complete.

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