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"
the state of being precise or exact; exactness
the ability of a measurement to be reproduced consistently
the number of significant digits to which a value may be measured reliably
used for exact or precise measurement
made, or characterized by accuracy
Origin: From precision.
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
The numerical value of precision in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of precision in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It is never possible to predict a physical occurrence with unlimited precision.
Most of the most important experiences that truly educate cannot be arranged ahead of time with any precision.
Precision Planting was Precision Planting, when they were privately held, they were bringing us two or three new things a year that were great.
The weaker the data available upon which to base one's conclusion, the greater the precision which should be quoted in order to give the data authenticity.
It is the mark of an educated mind to rest satisfied with the degree of precision which the nature of the subject admits and not to seek exactness where only an approximation is possible.
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