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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The ability to do something in an exact way without making a mistake; The quality of being near to the true value; (mathematics) the number of significant figures given in a number.

Usage examples (42)
  • The game of life is the game of boomerangs. Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later, with astounding accuracy.
  • He was beginning to doubt the accuracy of his compass
  • The atomic clock enabled scientists to measure time with much greater accuracy
  • Something witht hat kind of accuracy is the kind of advantage I need. for more
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