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Synonyms for approach

make a proposal to

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set about

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approximate

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approximation

Synonyms for approach

to come near in space or time

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to come near, as in quality or amount

to bring an appeal or request, for example, to the attention of

the act or fact of coming near

a method used in dealing with something

a preliminary action intended to elicit a favorable response

Synonyms for approach

ideas or actions intended to deal with a problem or situation

the act of drawing spatially closer to something

a way of entering or leaving

the final path followed by an aircraft as it is landing

the event of one object coming closer to another

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a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others

the temporal property of becoming nearer in time

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a close approximation

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a relatively short golf shot intended to put the ball onto the putting green

come near or verge on, resemble, come nearer in quality, or character

begin to deal with

make advances to someone, usually with a proposal or suggestion

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Studies using these approaches include an examination of ecologic differences among different Chagas disease vectors in Brazil (11) and a characterization of ecologic features of outbreaks of hemorrhagic fever caused by Ebola and Marburg viruses (12,13).
Online corporate training approaches are being used by large organizations to enable easier and less costly additions to classroom-based training programs, while online training portals are growing rapidly, serving many mid-size and smaller organizations with cost-effective and convenient solutions.
Rather, the counselor approaches the counseling process with curiosity and a wanting-to-know attitude that will enrich the counselor's experience in knowing and understanding the client's frame of reference.
Newly discovered cellular factors that counter HIV infection have also been identified, and these too offer new approaches for future therapy.
Out-of-band approaches are designed to avoid the performance challenges inherent in an in-band architecture by separating the management information from the data flow itself.
Comer does not think much of some of the approaches that are popular with many of the readers of this journal.
The purpose of offering options is to allow each bank and its supervisors to select approaches that are most appropriate to the bank's operations and its ability to measure risk.
Such description requires a literary artifice worthy of the art it approaches, an artifice all too rare in the writing of art history.
The paper that Ruth Levitas presented at the conference points out that these approaches picture a society of insiders and outsiders--and offers social policies that deal only with those on the margins.
Since these areas of chemical and mechanical influence relate so closely in their anticipated outcomes, why not marry them into common approaches for the benefits of high quality and low-cost production?
Market research is one of the three recognized approaches used in appraisal analysis, and involves the collection of market data pertaining to the subject assets being appraised.
We refer to these two tendencies as the apocalyptic and the apologetic approaches.
Encouraged by the school's growing awareness of, and reliance upon, computerized information to support the educational process, librarians worked with faculty to develop new approaches that would meet the, changing needs of both student and teacher.
Various approaches to behavior management have been utilized in the long term care industry.
At such large conferences, I am often bombarded by so many new people, clever ideas, and novel approaches that I end up hearing much, but learning little.