Meaning of “precision” in the English Dictionary

"precision" in American English

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precisionnoun [ U ]

us /prɪˈsɪʒ·ən/

science Precision is also the level of agreement of a particular measurement with itself when it is repeated.

(Definition of “precision” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"precision" in Business English

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precisionnoun [ U ]

uk /prɪˈsɪʒən/ us

the quality of being exact:

The pressure on advertisers to deliver results has led to them targeting consumers with unprecedented precision.

precisionadjective [ before noun ]

uk /prɪˈsɪʒən/ us

PRODUCTION used to describe machines, tools, etc. that are made to a very accurate and exact standard:

Paramount makes precision metal products such as housings, bodies, and manifolds for airplanes.

(Definition of “precision” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)