Rounding - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈraʊndɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word rounding
Brit.  |ˈraʊndɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word rounding
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to round

noun

- (mathematics) a miscalculation that results from rounding off numbers to a convenient number of decimals

the error in the calculation was attributable to rounding
taxes are rounded off to the nearest dollar but the rounding error is surprisingly small

Examples

the error in the calculation was attributable to rounding

taxes are rounded off to the nearest dollar but the rounding error is surprisingly small

She was very thin after her illness, but is rounding out nicely now.

The inquiry was rounding itself out.

Tokens of this vowel varied on dimensions of height, rounding and length.

rounding up vagrants and drunks and other undesirables

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