• Telling the truth or giving a true result; exact; not defective or faulty
  • Deviating only slightly or within acceptable limits.
  • Precisely fixed; executed with care; careful.


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  • First attested in the 1610s.
  • First attested in the 1650s.
  • From Latin accūrātus, perfect past participle of accūrō; from ad- + cūrō, from cūra.
  • See cure.

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