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## How do I type the approximate symbol in Windows?

To insert the approximately equal to or almost equal to symbol in a Word document using Alt:

1. Position the cursor where you want to insert the symbol.
2. Press and hold Alt + 247 on the numeric keypad.

### What does ≈ stand for?

The symbol ≈ means approximately equal to.

Is there an approximately symbol?

Approximately Symbol (≈)

How do you make the circa symbol?

How to Make the Copyright Symbol

1. Press Fn+NumLk to turn on Num Lock.
2. Locate the numeric keys.
3. Press and hold the Alt key and type 0169 on the numeric keys (some laptops also require you to press and hold the Fn key as you type).
4. Release all the keys to see the © symbol in your text.

## What is the keyboard shortcut for approximately?

Alt+247
Keyboard Shortcuts – Windows ALT-Codes and Unicode Symbols

To type this symbol Press this on your keyboard Description
Alt+247 Approximately equal
Alt+242 Greater than or equal
Alt+243 Less than or equal
Alt+251 Square Root

### How do you type all symbols?

To insert an ASCII character, press and hold down ALT while typing the character code. For example, to insert the degree (º) symbol, press and hold down ALT while typing 0176 on the numeric keypad. You must use the numeric keypad to type the numbers, and not the keyboard.

Does mean approx?

Approximately has its roots in the Latin word proximus, meaning “nearly.” So, approximately means “about” or “close to.” If you tell someone there will be approximately seventy people at a dinner, it means you expect seventy people, though the actual number could be a little more or a little less than seventy.

What is the symbol for approx?

The symbol (≈) is used to indicate the mathematical operator of approximation. A symbol uses to denote if two numbers are approximately equal to each other. This symbol consists of two wavy equals to lines (≈).

## How do you use circa C?

Circa is used in front of a particular year to say that this is the approximate date when something happened or was made. The Romans built a fortress there circa AD 300 to patrol their empire’s eastern border.