Definition of accurate adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

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accurate

adjective
ˈækjərət
 
; ˈækjərət
 
 
1 correct and true in every detailan accurate description/account/calculationaccurate information/dataAccurate records must be kept.The police are trying to obtain a more accurate picture of crime levels.2 able to give completely correct information or to do something in an exact waya highly accurate electronic compassaccurate to within 3 mmMy watch is not very accurate.Scientists have found a more accurate way of dating cave paintings.3 an accurate throw, shot, weapon, etc. hits or reaches the thing that it was aimed at
Opposite
inaccurate
accurately
ˈækjərətli
 
; ˈækjərətli
 
adverbThe article accurately reflects public opinion.You need to hit the ball accurately.The report accurately reflects the current state of the industry.