Definitions for "Estimate"
A numerical value which is obtained from a sample and which, by inference, is assigned as the value of a population parameter.
An estimate is based on real data that measure population change in the estimate year.
A good guess. When there are too many birds to count easily, making an estimate may be the best way to keep from getting frustrated.
To judge and form an opinion of the value of, from imperfect data, -- either the extrinsic (money), or intrinsic (moral), value; to fix the worth of roughly or in a general way; as, to estimate the value of goods or land; to estimate the worth or talents of a person.
To from an opinion of, as to amount,, number, etc., from imperfect data, comparison, or experience; to make an estimate of; to calculate roughly; to rate; as, to estimate the cost of a trip, the number of feet in a piece of land.
A valuing or rating by the mind, without actually measuring, weighing, or the like; rough or approximate calculation; as, an estimate of the cost of a building, or of the quantity of water in a pond.
Keywords:  outline, tender, quotation, bid, quote
A rate provided to the customer for delivery charges that includes transit time and expected delivery time. See also Transit Time
A firm price for providing a service which the company quotes to the customer before the job is run. Estimators establish the price based on the company's experience running similar jobs; the actual cost of running the job may be less or more than the amount of the estimate depending on how the job ran during production. The customer pays the amount of the estimate, not the actual cost of production.
a price supplied to the customer based on specifications of the customer - usually sent prior to beginning an order (sometimes the prices change when the order specifications are not the same as the estimate specs given by the customer).
The value of a quantity which is known, believed or suspected of incorporating some amount of error.
To figure quantities, weights, costs, etc. A statement of such quantities, weights, costs, etc.
A measure of or statement about the value of a quantity that is known, believed, or suspected to incorporate some degree of error.
One of the CHAIMS language primitives used to establish performance characteristics of a megamodule method execution.
a judgment of the qualities of something or somebody; "many factors are involved in any estimate of human life"; "in my estimation the boy is innocent"
a direct psychological judgment that is not dependent on any kind of intermediate or auxiliary process
Keywords:  disappointment, real
a real disappointment
a statement of how much money the government needs in the coming financial year, and for what purpose(s), by which parliamentary authority is sought for the planned level of expenditure and receipts.
a document appraising the value of something (as for insurance or taxation)
a measure of something that exists, like planted acres and livestock inventory
a function of the use of tabular data that aggregates large numbers of tax returns
Details on how benefits would be covered by a member's plan when a dentist submits an estimate of services.
An estimate of your future benefit entitlement. As these estimates cannot account for future changes in your employment status, changes in legislation and other factors, the estimates are not guaranteed. No money is paid out on the basis of these estimates.
Forecast future requirements.
The actual amount the client will (or may) pay for the job ticket. This amount appears on the printed Estimate form, and should include all markups and commissions.
Using information available to provide data required, implies degradation.
A preliminary estimate of the amount an item may sell for at auction.
an election that a parent can make to have their assessment based on their expected income
Keywords:  respect, held, ability, his, high
the respect with which a person is held; "they had a high estimation of his ability"
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See estimates.