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English definition of “accurate”


adjective uk   /ˈæk.jʊ.rət/ us  
B1 correct, exact, and without any mistakes: an accurate machine an accurate description The figures they have used are just not accurate. Her novel is an accurate reflection of life in Spain. We hope to become more accurate in predicting earthquakes.
Accurate and exact
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
B1 The plans should be drawn as accurately as possible.Accurate and exact
(Definition of accurate from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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