Meaning of ACCURACY in English



Pronunciation: ' a-ky ə -r ə -s ē , ' a-k( ə -)r ə -

Function: noun

Inflected Form: plural -cies

Date: 1662

1 : freedom from mistake or error : CORRECTNESS

2 a : conformity to truth or to a standard or model : EXACTNESS b : degree of conformity of a measure to a standard or a true value ― compare PRECISION 2a

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.