guestimate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n guestimate an estimate that combines reasoning with guessing
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Usage


In news:

But many guestimates are in the few hundred range.
However their guestimate of 3,000 was way low.
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In science:

We guestimate the bounds using the average of Λ6+ , Λ6− , because the effect of the sign would be different for u and d type quarks.
Non-Standard Neutrino Interactions at Colliders
The Coronal Magnetic Field Although potential field extrapolations are easy, cheap, and fast to “guestimate” the coronal magnetic field, they often do not match the observed coronal structures seen in EUV and soft X-rays, in particular at interesting locations such as sites of current sheets, filaments, flares, and CMEs.
Astrophysics in 2006
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