accuracy

Definitions

General English

Aviation

  • noun the state of being correct
  • noun the ability to find, hit or show things correctly

Computing

  • noun the extent to which something is correct or true
  • noun the extent to which a person avoids errors
  • noun the total number of bits used to define a number in a computer

Electronics

  • The extent to which a measured or calculated value approximates the real value. May be expressed as a percentage, as in accurate within 2%.
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