So far, three test flights of the SS2 have only managed altitude of around 71,000ft - approximately 13 miles.
There are approximately 1.1 million charities in this country—not local chapters, but unique, full-fledged organizations.
approximately half of all Americans say they have sex at least once a week.
As of February 1, approximately 3.3 million Americans have enrolled in Obamacare.
In the 2008 South Carolina Republican primary, whites were approximately 96 percent of the Republican primary vote.
Of this number there are approximately 38,000 children of school age.
He had approximately as many men at his disposal as his colleague—about 250,000.
The exact proportions of the slave trade can be estimated only approximately.
Their position then—according to Pitt's log—was approximately 75 deg.
Now, can you point to me approximately where you were standing?
early 15c., "to bring or put close," from approximate (adj.). Meaning "to come close" is from 1789. Related: Approximated; approximating.
approximate ap·prox·i·mate (ə-prŏk'sə-māt')
v. ap·prox·i·mat·ed, ap·prox·i·mat·ing, ap·prox·i·mates
To bring together, as cut edges of tissue. adj. (-mĭt)
Relating to the contact surfaces, either proximal or distal, of two adjacent teeth; proximate.
Close together. Used of the teeth in the human jaw.