Definitions for precisionprɪˈsɪʒ ən

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. preciseness, precision(noun)

    the quality of being reproducible in amount or performance

    "he handled it with the preciseness of an automaton"; "note the meticulous precision of his measurements"

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  1. precision(Noun)

    the state of being precise or exact; exactness

  2. precision(Noun)

    the ability of a measurement to be reproduced consistently

  3. precision(Noun)

    the number of significant digits to which a value may be measured reliably

  4. precision(Adjective)

    used for exact or precise measurement

  5. precision(Adjective)

    made, or characterized by accuracy

  6. Origin: From precision.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Precision(noun)

    the quality or state of being precise; exact limitation; exactness; accuracy; strict conformity to a rule or a standard; definiteness

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    Rank popularity for the word 'precision' in Nouns Frequency: #2712


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