Accuracy

  • 1 Accuracy — Ac cu*ra*cy (#; 277), n. [See {Accurate}.] The state of being accurate; freedom from mistakes, this exemption arising from carefulness; exact conformity to truth, or to a rule or model; precision; exactness; nicety; correctness; as, the value of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 accuracy — UK US /ˈækjərəsi/ noun [U] ► the ability to do something without making mistakes: » She says she can type 85 words per minute with 90% accuracy. ► the quality of being correct and without mistakes: »The applicant has the right to challenge the… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 accuracy — index honesty, rigor, truth, veracity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 Accuracy —   [engl.], Genauigkeit …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 5 accuracy — (n.) 1660s, from ACCURATE (Cf. accurate) + CY (Cf. cy) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 accuracy — [n] precision or correctness accurateness, carefulness, certainty, closeness, definiteness, definitiveness, definitude, efficiency, exactitude, exactness, faultlessness, incisiveness, mastery, meticulousness, preciseness, sharpness, skill,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 accuracy — [ak′yə rə sē] n. the quality or state of being accurate or exact; precision; exactness …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 accuracy — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ absolute, complete, deadly, perfect, pinpoint, total, unerring ▪ The needle has to be positioned with pinpoint accuracy. ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 9 accuracy — [[t]æ̱kjʊrəsi[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT: oft N of n The accuracy of information or measurements is their quality of being true or correct, even in small details. The preceding text cannot be guaranteed as to the accuracy of speakers words or spelling.… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 accuracy — n. 1) historical; reasonable; scientific; strict, total accuracy 2) accuracy in * * * [ ækjərəsɪ] reasonable scientific strict total accuracy historical accuracy in …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 11 accuracy — ac|cu|ra|cy [ˈækurəsi] n [U] 1.) the ability to do something in an exact way without making a mistake ▪ He passes the ball with unerring accuracy. 2.) the quality of being correct or true ≠ ↑inaccuracy accuracy of ▪ worries about the accuracy of… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 accuracy — ac|cu|ra|cy [ ækjərəsi ] noun uncount ** 1. ) the ability to do something in an accurate way: the need to combine speed and accuracy 2. ) the quality of being accurate: The accuracy of the reports cannot be verified (=checked) …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 accuracy */*/ — UK [ˈækjʊrəsɪ] / US [ˈækjərəsɪ] noun [uncountable] 1) the ability to do something in an accurate way the need to combine speed and accuracy 2) the quality of being accurate The accuracy of the reports cannot be verified (= checked) …

    English dictionary

  • 14 Accuracy — L Accuracy (précision en anglais) est un fusil de précision de tireur d élite utilisé par le GIGN et les SAS. Il a aussi les noms AWP et Magnum Sniper. Portail des armes Catégories  …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 15 accuracy — noun The state of being accurate; freedom from mistakes, this exemption arising from carefulness; exact conformity to truth, or to a rule or model; exactness; nicety; correctness The value of testimony depends on its accuracy. Syn: correctn …

    Wiktionary

  • 16 Accuracy — Ac|cu|ra|cy [ ɛkjurəsi] die; <aus engl. accuracy »Sorgfalt« zu accurate »sorgfältig, genau«, dies aus gleichbed. lat. accuratus> (fachspr.) Genauigkeit (z. B. bei statistischen Ergebnissen in der Meinungsforschung od. bei Rechenoperationen… …

    Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • 17 accuracy — noun (U) 1 the ability to do something in an exact way without making a mistake 2 the quality of being correct or true: I wasn t convinced about the accuracy of the report …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 accuracy — noun the accuracy of their lead story is being questioned Syn: correctness, precision, preciseness, exactness, exactitude; factuality, literalness, fidelity, faithfulness, truth, truthfulness, veracity, closeness, authenticity, realism,… …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 19 accuracy — [ˈækjʊrəsi] noun [U] the ability to do something in an accurate way, or the quality of being accurate Ant: inaccuracy The accuracy of the report is being checked.[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 20 accuracy — tikslumas statusas T sritis biomedicinos mokslai apibrėžtis Matavimų vidutinės reikšmės ir ↑kintamojo tikrosios reikšmės atitikimas. atitikmenys: angl. accuracy; precision šaltinis Pagrindinės epidemiologijos sąvokos : mokomasis žodynas / Kauno… …

    Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)


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