approximate range

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n approximate range near to the scope or range of something "his answer wasn't even in the right ballpark"
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Usage

In literature:

At last he feels that he has approximately gotten the range.
"Quiet Talks about Jesus" by S. D. Gordon
They range in height from 6 inches to approximately 4 feet and from 5 to 15 feet in diameter.
"Life History of the Kangaroo Rat" by Charles T. Vorhies and Walter P. Taylor
Range approximately b to g''.
"Music Notation and Terminology" by Karl W. Gehrkens
To the south-west, approximately twenty miles off, stood a high range.
"Across Coveted Lands" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
For mountain ranges, the approximate center of the highland of each range is used as the point of reference.
"Birds from Coahuila, Mexico" by Emil K. Urban
Their memberships range from about 1 million to approximately 2.5 million.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Thirteen other colonies then known to him ranged in approximate size from 25 to 300 acres.
"Mammals of Northwestern South Dakota" by Kenneth W. Andersen
Barrett and Merriam, however, give data only for the southernmost part of the Kato range, including an area of approximately 150 square miles.
"The Aboriginal Population of the North Coast of California" by Sherburne Friend Cook
I advise the composer to be guided by Table F. which gives the approximate range of the six principal solo voices.
"Principles of Orchestration" by Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov
Our records require an extension of known range of this species southeasterly by approximately 50 miles.
"Vertebrates from the Barrier Island of Tamaulipas, México" by Robert K Selander
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In news:

If solids are in the micron, submicron, or nano range (starting at approximately 10 µm), adhesion occurs naturally even when the agglomerate -forming particles are dry.
On Sun­day, August 5, approx­i­mately 80 vol­un­teers rang­ing from stu­dent age though older adults joined forces at Big Wal­nut Friends Who Share's Annual Brett's Book Bag Stuff­ing at Con­dit Pres­by­ter­ian Church.
IDF Summary of Activity in Gaza Overnight, the IDF targeted approximately 100 medium- and long-range rocket launch and infrastructure sites across the Gaza Strip.
Approximately 190,000 acres of sage grouse habitat and big-game migration corridors and winter range comprise the sportsmen's protest.
Saddle Creek's tractors will be outfitted with a 140-gallon fuel system, allowing for an approximate range of 550 to 575 miles per day, depending on the application.
Approximately 100 people attended with over 40 pets to be blessed ranging from cats and dogs to fish and hermit crabs.
Overall, approximate entropy grades a continuum that ranges from totally ordered to maximally irregular (or completely random ).
Approximately 100 people attended with over 40 pets to be blessed ranging from cats and dogs to fish and hermit crabs .
WILLMAR — As of approximately 3:45 pm today, road conditions in west central Minnesota range from fair to difficult driving conditions.
The company's ColorPeak expands a display's visible RGB color range by approximately 35 percent and increases brightness by as much as 40 percent.
Energy savings from one of them, occupant responsive lighting systems, ranged from approximately 27 percent to 63 percent.
Recorders can range in price from the student models of approximately ten dollars all the way up to hundreds of dollars for recorders made from different types of rare woods.
Goodson's Hyper-Finish Diamond Sizing System is fully adjustable with a range of approximately.039 and includes.
The Denham Springs Police Department is investigating an attempted purse snatching that occurred at approximately 8:45 AM on Sunday morning, May 24th, 2009, at the Walmart on South Range in Denham Springs.
While drafting a national energy policy, the group, chaired by Cheney, met with approximately 300 groups and individuals, ranging from the American Petroleum Institute to Defenders of Wildlife.
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In science:

Due to an approximate particle-hole symmetry of this system, maximum density is obtained near half-filling, N = M , and we may restrict ourselves to the parameter range 2 ≤ N ≤ M .
Spin Structure of Many-Body Systems with Two-Body Random Interactions
We need to replace homomorphisms by approximate multiplicative morphisms and πk will be replaced by those whose ranges are contained in finite dimensional C ∗ -algebras.
Classification of simple $C^*$-algebras of tracial topological rank zero
Since the operator uu∗ which we are approximating in Theorem 3.1 has norm at most one, the interesting range for t is 0 < t < 1.
Coordinate restrictions of linear operators in $l_2^n$
Using γ = 1 + d/2, the random heteropolymer has D = 1, and short range correlations for d > 2 and long range correlations for d < 2. (Again, this all makes sense only within the Gaussian variational approximation).
Random Heteropolymer Dynamics
In a finite difference approximation, we divide the range (a, b) of x into N equal intervals.
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
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