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estimative

[es-tuh-mey-tiv] /ˈɛs təˌmeɪ tɪv/
adjective
1.
capable of estimating.
2.
pertaining to or based upon estimation; estimated.
Origin of estimative
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English < Medieval Latin aestimātīvus. See estimate, -ive
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