aproximadamente


aproximadamente
adv.
approximately.
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aproximadamente
adverbio
1 approximately, roughly, around, about
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adv.
approximately
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ADV approximately
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adverbio around, about, approximately
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= approximately, loosely, more or less, or so, something like, or thereabouts, Número + odd, round about, roughly speaking, ballpark.
Nota: Generalmente precedido de una cantidad.
Ex. The space in the scheme for a discipline should be approximately proportional to the size of the literature of that discipline.
Ex. The term category has been at times used somewhat loosely in the literature of indexing and, for this reason, it can cause confusion.
Ex. DOBIS/LIBIS stores library files that contain more or less the same information found in manual files in libraries everywhere.
Ex. For example, in a normal indexing service all the documents listed in the issue for a specific month will have been published in the last year or so.
Ex. First, Sholom Aleichem I recently spent something like twenty minutes talking over the telephone with a suitably irate and properly frustrated borrower.
Ex. The other plan would be to close the catalog and begin a new one in 1980 or thereabouts.
Ex. The thirty-odd books went to the infants.
Ex. Estimates of the books currently in print in Britain usually give a number of round about a quarter of a million titles.
Ex. Roughly speaking one-third of book publishers publish only one new book each every six months.
Ex. In hindsight about 350k dollars (ballpark) turned out to be the magic number.
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* aproximadamente + Cantidad = about + Cantidad.
* aproximadamente + Fecha/Número = ca. + Fecha/Número.
* cuarenta aproximadamente = fortyish.
* ser aproximadamente + Número = be around + Número, be about + Número.
* treinta aproximadamente = thirtyish.
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adverbio around, about, approximately
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= approximately, loosely, more or less, or so, something like, or thereabouts, Número + odd, round about, roughly speaking, ballpark.
Nota: Generalmente precedido de una cantidad.

Ex: The space in the scheme for a discipline should be approximately proportional to the size of the literature of that discipline.

Ex: The term category has been at times used somewhat loosely in the literature of indexing and, for this reason, it can cause confusion.
Ex: DOBIS/LIBIS stores library files that contain more or less the same information found in manual files in libraries everywhere.
Ex: For example, in a normal indexing service all the documents listed in the issue for a specific month will have been published in the last year or so.
Ex: First, Sholom Aleichem I recently spent something like twenty minutes talking over the telephone with a suitably irate and properly frustrated borrower.
Ex: The other plan would be to close the catalog and begin a new one in 1980 or thereabouts.
Ex: The thirty-odd books went to the infants.
Ex: Estimates of the books currently in print in Britain usually give a number of round about a quarter of a million titles.
Ex: Roughly speaking one-third of book publishers publish only one new book each every six months.
Ex: In hindsight about 350k dollars (ballpark) turned out to be the magic number.
* aproximadamente + Cantidad = about + Cantidad.
* aproximadamente + Fecha/Número = ca. + Fecha/Número.
* cuarenta aproximadamente = fortyish.
* ser aproximadamente + Número = be around + Número, be about + Número.
* treinta aproximadamente = thirtyish.

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aproximadamente
adverb
around, about, approximately
te costará aproximadamente 120 euros it'll cost you around o about o approximately o in the region of 120 euros
tendrá aproximadamente tu misma edad she must be roughly o about the same age as you
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aproximadamente approximately, roughly
'aproximadamente' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
alrededor
- cerca
- como
- tantear
- más
English:
about
- approx.
- approximately
- around
- celebration
- hundred
- loosely
- notebook
- roughly
- round
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aproximadamente adv
approximately;
de altura, es aproximadamente como tu hermana she's about your sister's height;
son aproximadamente las cinco it's about five o'clock
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aproximadamente
adv approximately
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aproximadamente adv about / approximately / roughly

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • aproximadamente — adverbio 1. Más o menos, poco más o menos, con expresión aproximada, con medida aproximada. Observaciones: Se usa en contextos de cuantificación y, en especial, en los que implican comparación. No suele modificar a verbos: aproximadamente la… …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • aproximadamente — |ss| adv. 1. De maneira aproximada (ex.: estimou aproximadamente o prejuízo). 2. Muito perto de, muito próximo a (ex.: havia aproximadamente 10000 espectadores). = QUASE   ‣ Etimologia: aproximado, particípio de aproximar + mente …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • aproximadamente — adv. Se aplica a una expresión que, aunque no refleja exactamente la realidad, se diferencia poco de ella. * * * aproximadamente. adv. c. Con proximidad, con corta diferencia. U. t. c. adv. m …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • aproximadamente — adv. c. Con proximidad, con corta diferencia. U. t. c. adv. m.) …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • aproximadamente — adv Cerca de, más o menos: Tiene aproximadamente cuarenta años , Ganamos aproximadamente $3 000 , Debe costar veinte millones, aproximadamente , ...de aproximadamente dos metros …   Español en México

  • aproximadamente — (adv) (Básico) de manera que se acerca a lo exacto Ejemplos: Aquella torre tiene aproximadamente cien metros de altura. ¿Cuánto gana aproximadamente un docente en Argentina? Sinónimos: casi …   Español Extremo Basic and Intermediate

  • aproximadamente — adverbio con proximidad, con corta diferencia, próximamente, poco más o menos, a ojo de buen cubero (coloquial), más o menos, casi*, alrededor*, cerca, como, a bulto, grosso modo. ≠ exactamente, precisamente, justamente. * * * …   Diccionario de sinónimos y antónimos

  • Aprox. — Aproximadamente …   Diccionario de siglas médicas y otras abreviaturas

  • a eso de — aproximadamente, en tiempo y, en ciertos contextos, en espacio; cf. por ahí por, tipo, tipín, como a eso de; nos encontramos a eso de las diez , tomémonos un pisco sour a eso del medio día en el club , a eso del kilómetro trece por el camino a… …   Diccionario de chileno actual

  • aprox — aproximadamente; cerca de; cf. como a eso de, a eso de, tipín, por ahí por; vamos a producir veinte camionadas, aprox , nos encontramos a las tres, aprox, y de ahí vamos a tu casa …   Diccionario de chileno actual

  • como a eso de — aproximadamente; alrededor de; cf. por ahí por, aprox, tipín, a eso de; los viernes, como a eso de las cuatro ya todos desaparecen en esta oficina, y los lunes, como a eso de las nueve y media, reaparecen con cara de poto , encontrémonos como a… …   Diccionario de chileno actual


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