Definition of Approach. Meaning of Approach. Synonyms of Approach

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Definition of Approach

Approach
Approach Ap*proach", n. (Golf) A stroke whose object is to land the ball on the putting green. It is made with an iron club.
Approach
Approach Ap*proach", v. i. [imp. & p. p. Approached; p. pr. & vb. n. Approaching.] [OE. approchen, aprochen, OF. approcher, LL. appropriare, fr. L. ad + propiare to draw near, prope near.] 1. To come or go near, in place or time; to draw nigh; to advance nearer. Wherefore approached ye so nigh unto the city? --2 Sam. xi. 20. But exhorting one another; and so much the more, as ye see the day approaching. --Heb. x. 25. 2. To draw near, in a figurative sense; to make advances; to approximate; as, he approaches to the character of the ablest statesman.
Approach
Approach Ap*proach", v. t. 1. To bring near; to cause to draw near; to advance. [Archaic] --Boyle. 2. To come near to in place, time, or character; to draw nearer to; as, to approach the city; to approach my cabin; he approached the age of manhood. He was an admirable poet, and thought even to have approached Homer. --Temple. 3. (Mil.) To take approaches to.
Approach
Approach Ap*proach", n. [Cf. F. approche. See Approach, v. i.] 1. The act of drawing near; a coming or advancing near. ``The approach of summer.' --Horsley. A nearer approach to the human type. --Owen. 2. A access, or opportunity of drawing near. The approach to kings and principal persons. --Bacon. 3. pl. Movements to gain favor; advances. 4. A way, passage, or avenue by which a place or buildings can be approached; an access. --Macaulay. 5. pl. (Fort.) The advanced works, trenches, or covered roads made by besiegers in their advances toward a fortress or military post. 6. (Hort.) See Approaching.

Meaning of Approach from wikipedia

- Approach may refer to: Final approach (aeronautics) Instrument approach Visual approach Approach (album), by Von Hertzen Brothers The Approach, an album...
- In aviation, an instrument approach or instrument approach procedure (IAP) is a series of predetermined maneuvers for the orderly transfer of an aircraft...
- Structural approach is a method used in examining language in very detailed manner. Language is the most powerful and central tool in achieving our educational...
- The capability approach (also referred to as the capabilities approach) is a normative approach to human welfare that concentrates on the actual capability...
- Approach shoes are hybrid footwear that have some characteristics in common with hiking boots, and others with rock-climbing shoes. Like a shoe or boot...
- Lawyers make a formal request by stating, "May I approach the bench?" or, simply, "May I approach?" to initiate a sidebar conference. If it is granted...
- An aircraft approach category is a grouping which differentiates aircraft based on the speed at which the aircraft approaches a runway for a landing....
- The Brunnstrom Approach sets out a sequence of stages of recovery from hemiplegia after a stroke. It was developed by the Swedish physical therapist Signe...
- The purposive approach (sometimes referred to as purposivism, purposive construction, purposive interpretation, or the modern principle in construction)...
- The Functional Approach is considered to be the second paradigm of psychology. This approach focuses on the function of the mental processes involving...
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