Accuracy and Imprecision


Accuracy noun - The quality or state of being very accurate.
Usage example: obviously, with brain surgery the accuracy of the incision is incredibly important

Imprecision is an antonym for accuracy in topics: exactness, error.

Nearby Words: accurate, accurately


Imprecision noun - The quality of lacking precision.
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Synonyms for Imprecision

Accuracy is an antonym for imprecision in error topic.

Nearby Words: imprecise, imprecisely
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Imprecision or Accuracy. 2016. Accessed February 05, 2023.
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