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approximate

1 adjective not exact, but closegar- prefneas- prefapproximate value of the house garluach an tí, neasluach an títhat's just an approximate figure níl ansin ach garbhfhigiúr, níl ansin ach figiúr garbh, níl ansin ach garmheastachánwhat's the approximate distance from here to Derry? cá fhad, go garbh, atá sé as seo go Doire?the approximate date of their marriage dáta a bpósta, go garbh; an dáta ar phós siad, chomh gar dó agus is féidir 2 adjective rough garbh adj1  c m ugar- prefCoillte would be its approximate Irish equivalent Coillte an rud is gaire dó in Éirinnwrite two pages, that's an approximate guideline scríobh dhá leathanach, sin treoir gharbh
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3 verb MATH estimate approximately TRANSITIVEgarluach a thabhairtgarluach a fháilneasluach a thabhairtneasaigh verb  c m uto approximate the value of sth garluach ruda a fháilits cost will approximate €100 thart ar €100 a bheidh air, isteach is amach le €100 a bheidh air 4 verb be similar to TRANSITIVEbheith gar dobheith cosúil lethe stage approximated a real house bhí an stáitse cosúil le teach ceart