Definition of precise in English:

precise

Line breaks: pre|cise
Pronunciation: /prɪˈsʌɪs
 
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adjective

Derivatives

preciseness

noun
More example sentences
  • When this assumption is relaxed, there is less preciseness but more realism.
  • The preciseness of the prediction has fascinated historians.
  • I have never really stated with any degree of preciseness just what I do and what I do not believe.

Origin

late Middle English: from Old French prescis, from Latin praecis- 'cut short', from the verb praecidere, from prae 'in advance' + caedere 'to cut'.

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