precise
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /pɹɪˈsaɪs/
Adjective

precise

  1. exact, accurate
    Antonyms: inexact, imprecise
  2. (sciences, of experimental results) consistent, clustered close together, agreeing with each other (this does not mean that they cluster near the true, correct, or accurate value)
    Antonyms: inconsistent, varying
  3. adhering too much to rules; prim or punctilious
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precise (precises, present participle precising; past and past participle precised)

  1. (nonstandard, used in NNES or the jargon of e.g. the European Union, transitive) To make or render precise; to specify.
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