accuracy - definitions and synonyms

accuracy noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : the quality of being near to the true value

    Example Sentenses:

    • he was beginning to doubt the accuracy of his compass

    • the lawyer questioned the truth of my account


  2. English Meaning: 

    : (mathematics) the number of significant figures given in a number

    Example Sentenses:

    • the atomic clock enabled scientists to measure time with much greater accuracy