Definition of Accuracy in English :

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Accuracy meaning in English

Meaning of Accuracy in English

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1. accuracy, truth

the quality of being near to the true value

Example Sentences:
'he was beginning to doubt the accuracy of his compass'
'the lawyer questioned the truth of my account'

2. accuracy

(mathematics) the number of significant figures given in a number

Example Sentences:
'the atomic clock enabled scientists to measure time with much greater accuracy'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of accuracy
noun plural -cies
faithful measurement or representation of the truth; correctness; precision
2. physics, chemistry
the degree of agreement between a measured or computed value of a physical quantity and the standard or accepted value for that quantity

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see synonyms of accuracy
the quality or state of being accurate or exact; precision; exactness

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of accuracy
1. Conformity to fact.
2. Precision; exactness.
3. The ability of a measurement to match the actual value of the quantity being measured.

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