Estimating is defined as roughly calculating, or making an educated guess.
An example of estimating is figuring out the approximate sum of 243 and 821 by rounding to 200 and 800.
Estimating Sentence Examples
There are no data for estimating Measures.
The atomic weight of boron has been determined by estimating the water content of pure borax (J.
In estimating the letterpress, which was avowedly held to be of secondary importance to the plates, we must bear in mind that, to ensure the success of his works, it had to be written to suit a very peculiarly composed body of subscribers.
The grazier buys and sells cattle much less frequently than the butcher buys them, so that the latter is naturally more skilled in estimating the weight of a beast through the use of the eye and the hand.
But it did more than this; by the king's instructions it endeavoured to make a national valuation list, estimating the annual value of all the land in the country, (1) at the time of King Edward's death, (2) when the new owners received it, (3) at the time of the survey, and further, it reckoned, by command, the potential value as well.