how to pronounce approximation


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The above transcription of approximation is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

approximation is pronounced in five syllables

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An example use of approximation in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… it will only be an approximation that …”

meanings of approximation


  1. The act of bringing together the edges of tissue to be sutured.
  2. An imprecise solution or result that is adequate for a defined purpose.
  3. The act, process or result of approximating.

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