estimation

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French estimacion, from Latin aestimatio.

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  • IPA(key): /ɛstɨˈmeɪʃən/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eɪʃən

Noun[edit]

estimation (countable and uncountable, plural estimations)

  1. The process of making an estimate.
  2. The amount, extent, position, size, or value reached in an estimate.
  3. Esteem or favourable regard.

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

estimer +‎ -ation.

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Noun[edit]

estimation f (plural estimations)

  1. estimate; estimation (rough calculation or guess)

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