The Daily Mail disputes the estimate that Kate's clothing budget, paid for by her father in law, was $50,000.
By one estimate I've seen, hypertension control has cut the death rate from stroke in half, and from heart attacks by a third.
The British estimate Haganah's active membership at anywhere from 60,000 to 80,000.
1560s, "valuation," from Latin aestimatus, verbal noun from aestimare (see esteem). Earlier in sense "power of the mind" (mid-15c.). Meaning "approximate judgment" is from 1580s. As a builder's statement of projected costs, from 1796.
1530s, "appraise the worth of," from Latin aestimatus, past participle of aestimare "to value, appraise" (see esteem). Meaning "form an approximate notion" is from 1660s. Related: Estimated; estimates; estimating.