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Love Literacy

Word of the week - estimate

The word of the week for the week commencing 11th February is – estimate

Meaning one - an approximate calculation or judgement of the value, number, quantity, or extent of something

Example one - the aim is to estimate the effects of policy on the economy

Synonyms: approximate

Meaning two - roughly calculate or judge the value, number, quantity, or extent of an event or issue.

Example two - at a rough estimate, staff are recycling a quarter of paper used

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