to be precise

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Definition of to be precise

used to indicate that a statement is accurate and specific one night in early summer—June 22, to be precise

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“To be precise.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/to%20be%20precise. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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