Definition of accuracy
- checked the novel for historical accuracy
Each experiment is performed twice to ensure accuracy.
The police questioned the accuracy of his statement.
He could not say with any accuracy what he had seen.
Several managers have tried to increase the speed and accuracy of the workers.
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: freedom from mistake or error : the quality or state of being accurate
: the ability to work or perform without making mistakes
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