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precision

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the quality or state of being very accurate
  • the company that measures TV ratings prides itself on the precision of its calculations

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The first known use of precision was in 1698

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“Precision.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/precision. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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