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He passes with speed and accuracy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Expectations about the extent and accuracy of that information have also increased. Times, Sunday Times (2007)In the best of both worlds we get films of both quality and accuracy. Christianity Today (2000)It was the only fire and accuracy shown by the home side all afternoon. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The claim contains historical information the accuracy of which continues to be assessed. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They were famed for the accuracy and speed of their information. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Drawings of very high quality and accuracy can be produced with plotters. Technology Basic Facts (1990)One for those with patience and a relaxed attitude towards historical accuracy. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Speed and accuracy in mental skills reach their high point around noon and ebb after lunch. Beat Jet Lag - arrive alert and stay alert (1991) Historical accuracy can evidently be sacrificed for social engineering under the guise of education. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Drama cannot be judged solely by historical accuracy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But it is worrying in the sense that it shakes investor confidence in the accuracy of trading information. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Credit unions cared a lot less about training than they did about the speed and accuracy of problem solving. Total Customer Service (The Ultimate Weapon) (1990)But factual accuracy doesn't guarantee a memorable character. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We lacked something I would call sharpness as well as quality and accuracy in the final pass. The Sun (2012)They value accuracy at the Met Office. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Against the deadly accuracy of the snipers, the rebels displayed reckless courage - and massive firepower. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But the underlying problem of the entire Western economy is that banks do not know with any accuracy the value of the assets that they hold. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They then performed a sports commentary in complete unison, mimicking well-known sportsmen and commentators with deadly accuracy. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I can be sure of the accuracy of that measurement because she makes a (totally charming) point of telling me. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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British English: accuracy /ˈækjʊrəsɪ/ NOUN
The accuracy of information or measurements is their quality of being true or correct.
...the accuracy of the story.
- American English: accuracy
- Arabic: دِقَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: exatidão
- Chinese: 准确
- Croatian: točnost
- Czech: přesnost
- Danish: præcision
- Dutch: nauwkeurigheid
- European Spanish: exactitud
- Finnish: totuudenmukaisuus
- French: exactitude
- German: Genauigkeit
- Greek: ακρίβεια
- Italian: precisione
- Japanese: 正確さ
- Korean: 정확성
- Norwegian: sannferdighet
- Polish: dokładność
- European Portuguese: exatidão
- Romanian: acuratețe
- Russian: достоверность
- Spanish: exactitud
- Swedish: noggrannhet
- Thai: ความแม่นยำ
- Turkish: doğruluk
- Ukrainian: точність
- Vietnamese: sự chính xác
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