approximation
342 synonyms foundPronunciation:
[ɐpɹˌɒksɪmˈe͡ɪʃən], [ɐpɹˌɒksɪmˈeɪʃən], [ɐ_p_ɹ_ˌɒ_k_s_ɪ_m_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]Synonyms for Approximation:
calculation (noun)account, algebra, algorithm, appraisal, arithmetic, assessment, calculation, calculus, computation, conclusion, consideration, count, deduction, determination, division, enumeration, estimation, evaluation, gauge, guess, inference, judgement, mathematics, measurement, method, multiplication, plan, plot, presumption, program, quantification, rank, reckoning, schedule, scheme, score, statistics, study, sum, supposition, system, tally, thought, total, triangulation, valuation, value.
imprecision (noun)imprecision, inaccuracy, inaccurateness, inexactitude, inexactness.
representation (noun)analogy, bust, cartoon, carving, cast, copy, depiction, drawing, duplication, effigy, facsimile, figurine, idol, illustration, image, imitation, impression, likeness, metaphor, miniature, model, outline, pastiche, photograph, picture, portrayal, rendering, replica, representation, silhouette, snapshot, statue.
Other synonyms and related words:abacus, about, access, accession, accord, accordance, addition, adjunct, advance, advent, affairs, affiliation, affinity, afflux, affluxion, agreement, alikeness, alliance, allowance, analogicalness, analogue, aping, appearance, appraisement, apprehension, approach, approach of time, approaching, appropinquation, approximate, approximating, approximations, appulse, assemblage, assimilation, assize, assizement, association, average, awareness, ballpark figure, be of kin, bearing, binomial, bond, bringing close together, clone, close in on, closeness, clue, cognation, combination, coming, coming near, coming toward, community, comparability, comparison, computational, concept, conception, concern, confines, conformity, conjecturality, conjecture, connectedness, connection, consanguinity, contact, contiguity, contrariety, convergence, copying, correction, correlation, correspondence, countdown, counterpart, dealings, dependency, deviation, differentiation, disjunction, domain, doppelganger, double, draw near, echo, educated guess, environs, equal, equation, equations, equivalent, esteem, estimate, evolution, exponential, extraction of roots, extrapolation, extravert, extraverted, extrovert, extroverted, fancy, figure, figuring, filiation, flowing toward, foreground, formula, forthcoming, future, gauging, guesstimate, guesswork, guestimate, heed, hint, homogeneity, homoiousia, homology, idea, identity, immediacy, immediate foreground, imminence, imminent, incorrectness, informed guess, inkling, innumerate, instrumentation, integration, intellect, interest, interpolation, intimacy, intimation, inversion, involution, is similar to, junction, laxity, liaison, likening, link, linkage, linking, locus, looseness, match, mate, mathematician, maths, matter, measure, measuring, melodic theme, mensuration, metric system, mimic, mimicking, mind, mirror, musical theme, mutual attraction, nearing, nearness, negligence, neighborhood, nighness, notation, notations, notion, numerate, oncoming, opinion, order, outgoing, parallel, parallelism, parity, peer, perception, practice, practises, precinct, precise, predictable error, press on towards, probable error, propinquity, proportion, proposition, proximation, proximity, purlieus, pursuit, quantization, ranking, rapport, rapprochement, rating, reduction, reference, relatedness, relation, relations, relationship, relative position, relevancy, resemblance, ringer, rough estimate, rough guess, rough idea, rough measure, rule of three, rule of thumb, sameness, semblance, shot, significancy, similarity, simile, similitude, simulacrum, simulation, sneaking suspicion, solution, speculation, standard deviation, subtraction, suggestion, surmise, survey, surveying, suspicion, sympathy, telemetering, telemetry, theme, tie, tiein, tolerance, transformation, uncorrectness, understanding, unfactualness, union, unpreciseness, unrigorousness, upcoming, vicinage, vicinity, your intention.
Rhymes for Approximation:
 facilitation, vilification, annotation, demonization, evocation, destination, embarkation, infestation, dissemination, amplification, importation, dramatization, incantation, gravitation, incarnation, calculation, vaporization, dislocation, evaluation, saturation, argumentation, substantiation, profanation, respiration, miscreation, consultation, disorientation, reforestation, dehydration, incorporation, compensation, malformation, confiscation, proclamation, inundation, decontamination, croatian, indication, appreciation, equivocation, installation, irrigation, maximization, perpetuation, lubrication, rotation, publication, exacerbation, deliberation, exasperation, reexamination, disembarkation, experimentation, liquidation, formulation, celebration, mummification, palpitation, articulation, vaccination, justification, pagination, cultivation, mitigation, animation, segmentation, magnification, germination, duplication, desecration, generalization, conflagration, intimidation, simplification, relaxation, orchestration, repudiation, recitation, corroboration, demarcation, cancellation, reunification, legalization, permutation, coloration, misinterpretation, excommunication, punctuation, indignation, resuscitation, examination, discrimination, menstruation, ordination, commemoration, alteration, desalinization, liberation, resignation, flirtation, ventilation, declaration, inhalation, socialization, dilation, distillation, overvaluation, tabulation, expiration, exaggeration, emanation, devastation, desolation, nullification, selfcongratulation, admiration, hesitation, education, avocation, consolation, affirmation, impersonation, instrumentation, gratification, recantation, amelioration, emulation, agitation, toleration, correlation, culmination, illustration, delineation, conservation, fixation, sophistication, deification, convocation, premeditation, vacillation, creation, gradation, dilatation, degeneration, reformation, dissipation, quotation, revelation, unification, confrontation, ornamentation, intimation, provocation, globalization, insinuation, demonstration, disorganization, complication, decoration, manifestation, litigation, constellation, strangulation, dictation, conversation, habitation, notation, trepidation, negotiation, congregation, vacation, automation, disinclination, pasteurization, dispensation, perspiration, granulation, evaporation, oxidation, documentation, connotation, inflation, tribulation, localization, recommendation, calibration, reaffirmation, remuneration, commercialization, miscalculation, arbitration, monopolization, oscillation, deflation, coagulation, instigation, combination, infiltration, assimilation, devaluation, congratulation, constipation, allocation, visualization, emancipation, obligation, falsification, condemnation, federation, renovation, figuration, location, negation, inauguration, vocation, maturation, jubilation, assassination, democratization, affectation, conglomeration, imitation, aviation, registration, codification, implementation, sedimentation, delegation, enumeration, repatriation, appellation, contemplation, subordination, operation, communization, cogitation, domestication, ejaculation, desperation, mutation, equitation, innovation, miniaturization, triangulation, integration, regulation, rehabilitation, perforation, inclination, domination, inactivation, reputation, segregation, echolocation, representation, liberalization, gyration, conjugation, levitation, elongation, authorization, sanitation, civilization, personification, urbanization, solicitation, derivation, renunciation, specification, overpopulation, configuration, fluoridation, reincarnation, reorganization, collaboration, preoccupation, machination, misappropriation, imputation, characterization, foliation, implication, refutation, communication, hallucination, privation, expropriation, incrustation, salvation, medication, gestation, exhumation, usurpation, confederation, nonproliferation, ostentation, transplantation, stipulation, improvisation, diversification, population, evacuation, demoralization, narration, meditation, plantation, summation, dedication, masturbation, adjudication, incoordination, information, stabilization, relation, association, excavation, dehumanization, legislation, colonization, relocation, formation, indentation, simulation, invocation, misapplication, edification, suffocation, valuation, graduation, insulation, ionization, fluctuation, industrialization, intonation, divination, imagination, consecration, variation, fragmentation, inoculation, libration, modernization, elevation, preparation, temptation, corporation, vibration, incarceration, denationalization, criminalization, implantation, occupation, fortification, equalization, presentation, origination, desiccation, reiteration, sensation, revitalization, exploitation, prostration, pollination, frustration, coordination, radiation, mediation, explanation, irritation, agglomeration, duration, pacification, magnetization, escalation, regeneration, adaptation, interpretation, recreation, sanctification, anticipation, depreciation, contamination, organization, privatization, exhortation, violation, deformation, orientation, annexation, transformation, deportation, titillation, purification, elation, separation, modulation, amalgamation, vegetation, incubation, detonation, stalinization, protestation, mobilization, ovation, transportation, demobilization, utilization, fabrication, allegation, starvation, discontinuation, flotation, isolation, aggravation, procrastination, dissociation, discoloration, reconsideration, pigmentation, elaboration, amputation, application, annihilation, humiliation, moderation, marginalization, ratification, emigration, specialization, refrigeration, glorification, alleviation, neutralization, desalination, irradiation, affiliation, realization, invitation, altercation, restoration, ovulation, intoxication, organisation, inhabitation, fumigation, reallocation, condensation, motivation, dissertation, naturalization, elimination, indemnification, classification, insubordination, immigration, eradication, navigation, augmentation, reconciliation, expatriation, illumination, ossification, precipitation, continuation, disintegration, initiation, ministration, approbation, hybridization, limitation, concentration, rectification, oration, clarification, vulgarization, determination, molestation, deregulation, disinflation, incrimination, categorization, extermination, rejuvenation, retaliation, qualification, authentication, stimulation, appropriation, manipulation, sedation, fascination, expectation, victimization, collectivization, foundation, obfuscation, alienation, multiplication, electrification, exfoliation, propagation, confabulation, validation, designation, computation, speculation, undervaluation, harmonization, hibernation, revocation, generation, cohabitation, denunciation, remediation, reservation, participation, inflammation, differentiation, invalidation, reinvigoration, identification, infatuation, reverberation, estimation, disputation, deceleration, corp, retardation, rumination, consideration, consolidation, conciliation, capitulation, decapitation, visitation, sterilization, unionization, desegregation, degradation, predestination, exhilaration, deforestation, inspiration, hospitalization, procreation, sequestration, interrogation, impregnation, depredation, aspiration, exploration, centralization, perturbation, reclamation, deprivation, verification, revaluation, prognostication, modification, amortization, taxation, cremation, fermentation, confirmation, destabilization, stagnation, ramification, decentralization, defamation, consternation, nomination, popularization, normalization, subsidization, exoneration, situation, westernization, translation, exhalation, notification, polarization, nationalization, rationalization, compilation, adulation, denomination, bifurcation, coronation, damnation, consummation, vindication, proliferation, investigation, glaciation, recuperation, incapacitation, cooperation, fertilization, commendation, lactation, mechanization, deviation, concatenation, observation, quantification, excitation, donation, accumulation, exclamation, immunization, certification, termination, optimization, dalmatian, adoration, reparation, preservation, standardization, replication, misrepresentation, pronunciation;
 station, ration, nation;
 castration, cetacean, causation, alsatian, carnation, cessation, citation;
 abrogation, activation, aberration, abdication, accusation, acclimation;
 acceleration, abbreviation, accommodation, accreditation, abomination;
 capitalization, alphabetization;
 demilitarization, decriminalization, americanization;
 internationalization;
Quotes for Approximation:

The first approximation in this future that we're looking at is that everyone will be physically well off. They will have a great abundance in material goods, and I think that will soften some of the conflicts we see now.
Ralph Merkle. 
We are looking at a future where to a first approximation everyone is wealthy.
Ralph Merkle. 
If that enabled us to predict the succeeding situation with the same approximation that is all we require, and we should say that the phenomenon had been predicted, that it is governed by the laws.
Henri Poincare.