estimation

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From Old French estimacion, from Latin aestimatio.

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estimation (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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EtymologyEdit

estimer +‎ -ation.

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estimation f (plural estimations)

  1. estimate; estimation (rough calculation or guess)
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