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English definition of “accurate”

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.
Opposite
accurately
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
B1 The plans should be drawn as accurately as possible.
(Definition of accurate from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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