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 Approximately equal to:  Numbers are said to be approximately equal to another number when it is either rounded off or truncated.
The fraction 1/9 in decimal form is 0.111. That would mean that 9/9 would be 0.999 in decimal form. However, the fraction 9/9 is typically said to be equal to 1. In fact, 9/9 is not equal to 1, but it is approximately equal to 1. The expression would be written 9/9 1.