# Approximate Matching

### Description

These function provide different utilities to perform approximate matching of numbers.

### Usage

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### Arguments

`x` |
numeric scalar. Value to be approximatly matched. |

`y` |
numeric vector of values to be matched with |

`tol` |
numeric scalar giving the maximum difference in absolute value to perform a match. |

### Details

Proximity is calculated by the absolute value of the difference.

### Value

`closest`

returns a logical vector the same length as `y`

, `TRUE`

for the closest match(es) within `tol`

bounds and `FALSE`

otherwise.

### Author(s)

Antoine Filipovic Pierucci

### See Also

`match`

.

### Examples

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