The want to convey the meaning of a phrase "more or less equal". The quality being compared is skill. For example: we are more or less equally skilled to code.

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Our coding skills are comparable.

2: similar, like


More or less is the same as approximately or roughly.

  • Or simply “about”. – tchrist Mar 4 '13 at 0:42
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    But what about the OP's request for a word for "approximately equal"? – JLG Mar 4 '13 at 1:17

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