accurately

adverb
ac·​cu·​rate·​ly | \ ˈa-kyə-rət-lē How to pronounce accurately (audio) , ˈa-k(ə-)rət-, ˈa-k(y)ərt- \

Definition of accurately

: in an accurate manner : without mistakes or errors It is very difficult to predict the weather accurately. The book's title does not accurately reflect its subject. For the first time, Europeans could accurately visualize their continent in a way that enabled them to improvise new navigational routes instead of simply going from point to point.— Julie Rehmeyer

First Known Use of accurately

1581, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of accurately was in 1581

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“Accurately.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/accurately. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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