Approximate quantities

(Math.) those which are nearly, but not, equal.

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Some 14-year-olds deftly estimate approximate quantities without counting, whereas others do so with moderate or limited success, a new study finds.
the estimated quantity of waste is approximated by approximate quantities, which can be reduced or increased.
Yet by the time they enter kindergarten, a new study finds, kids can solve addition and subtraction problems involving large numbers if they are prompted to consult their intuitive knowledge of approximate quantities rather than to compute precise solutions.
Tenders are invited for furnishing of all labor and material for the rehabilitation of an existing/former railroad bridge for pedestrian use, including the following items in the approximate quantities indicated: 480 lf bridge railing; 8 each concrete footings; 2 each concrete approach panels; 1,520 sf bridge deck - treated plywood covered with asphalt surface; 651 sf bridge deck - timber walk.
As an indication, the following approximate quantities will be implemented: Metal structure of length about 71,5 m, width about 18,5 m and height about 8,35 m.
The Contractor shall ensure the ordering agencies receive the listed equipment as specified below and in the approximate quantities as defined.
Contract award notice: The Subject Of Procurement Is The Procurement And Delivery Of Drugs And Disposable Medical Consumables For The Needs Of The Department Of Emergency Medicine, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, Based On The Stated Approximate Quantities Purchaser In Accordance With The Bill Of Quantities, Which Forms An Integral Part Of The Tender Documents.
Tenders are invited for Approximate quantities are as follows: 26,832 GAL Bituminous Material for Seal Coat, 9,198 GAL Bituminous Material for Fog Seal, 76,662 SY Bituminous Seal Coat, 1 LS Traffic Control.
Invitation to tender: The Subject Of Procurement Is The Procurement And Delivery Of Drugs And Disposable Medical Consumables For The Needs Of The Department Of Emergency Medicine, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, Based On The Stated Approximate Quantities Purchaser In Accordance With The Bill Of Quantities, Which Forms An Integral Part Of The Tender Documents.
Tenders are invited for retrieving, collection and disposal of metal scrap of fired ammunition from Mahajan Field Firing Ranges (MFFR) for a period with effect from 01 October 2016 to 30 September 2017 The approximate quantities of different types of metal scrap likely to be collected are as under:- a)Iron-575647.
Since the necessity for chemicals is determined by water quality, the exact quantities of each chemical the City shall procure under this contract is impossible to ascertain in advance, however, based upon past procurements, approximate quantities have been provided.
Tenders are invited for Approximate quantities include 2,000 SY of HMA milling, 250 TN of hot mix asphalt surface course, 2,500 SF of concrete walks and aprons, 500 LF of concrete curb, striping, signage, lighting and associated improvements and restoration.

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