Approximately vs Isoperibolic - What's the difference?

approximately | isoperibolic |


As an adverb approximately

is imprecise but close to in quantity or amount.

As an adjective isoperibolic is

(physics) approximately isothermal.

approximately

English

Alternative forms

* (abbreviation)

Adverb

(-)
  • Imprecise but close to in quantity or amount.
  • In every box of matches there are approximately 40 matchsticks.
    Per 100g of chocolate there are approximately 11.6g of saturated fat.
    ...approximately 60 beats per minute.

    Synonyms

    * around, near, nearly, almost, about, loosely, roughly, close to

    Antonyms

    * accurately, definitely, exactly, precisely

    See also

    * circa

    isoperibolic

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (physics) approximately isothermal