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English definition of “inaccurate”

inaccurate

adjective     /ɪˈnæk.jʊ.rət/ US  /-jɚ.ət/
B2 not completely correct or exact , or not able to do something correctly or exactly : Their estimate of the cost of the project was wildly (= extremely ) inaccurate. an inaccurate device / weapon Wrong inaccurately     /-li/ adverb
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