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    'At approximately'?

    Hi,
    How should 'approximately' be used with 'peak' in the following sentence, please?

    '...the oil production reached its peak at approximately 80 million barrels per day...'

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    Re: 'At approximately'?

    I think, '...reached a peak of approximately 80...' is considered a correct usage. However, I was wondering if 'at+approximately' or 'at+about' are correct or not?

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    Re: 'At approximately'?

    Both versions are fine, Mehrgan.

    Rover
    Last edited by 5jj; 15-Dec-2012 at 11:07.

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