Examples of inexact in a sentence
The measurements were somewhat inexact, but they were close enough.
a thousand is an inexact figure for the number of islands in the St. Lawrence River
Origin and Etymology of inexact
French, from in- + exact exact
First Known Use: circa 1828
INEXACT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of inexact for English Language Learners
: not completely correct or precise : not exact
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