WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
in•ac•cu•ra•cy /ɪnˈækyərəsi/USA pronunciation   n., pl.  -cies. 
  • [countable] something inaccurate;
    an error:He complained about the inaccuracies in the report about him.
    1. the act or state of being inaccurate:[uncountable]He couldn't tolerate inaccuracy in his newspaper.
    See -cura-.
    WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
    in•ac•cu•ra•cy  (in akyər ə sē),USA pronunciation n., pl.  -cies  for 1.
    1. something inaccurate;
    2. the quality or state of being inaccurate.
    • in-3 + accuracy 1750–60
      • 1.See corresponding entry in Unabridged mistake, blunder, slip, inexactitude.
      • 2.See corresponding entry in Unabridged incorrectness, erroneousness, inexactness.

    Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

    inaccuracy /ɪnˈækjʊrəsɪ/ n ( pl -cies)
    1. lack of accuracy; imprecision
    2. an error, a mistake, or a slip

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