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accuracy

noun [U] uk   /ˈæk.jʊ.rə.si/ us  
B2 the fact of being exact or correct: We can predict changes with a surprising degree of accuracy. the ability to do something without making mistakes
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in Korean 정확성…
in Arabic دِقّة…
in Portuguese acuidade, exatidão, precisão…
in Catalan precisió, exactitud…
in Japanese 正確さ, 的確さ…
in Italian esattezza, precisione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 準確的, 精確的, 正確的…
in Russian точность…
in Turkish doğruluk, güvenilirlik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 准确的, 精确的, 正确的…
in Polish dokładność…
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