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Etymology

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precise +‎ -ly

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /pɹɪˈsaɪsli/
  • Audio (US):(file)
  • Hyphenation: pre‧cise‧ly

Adverb

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precisely (comparative more precisely, superlative most precisely)

  1. (manner) In a precise manner; exactly.
    Synonyms: exactly, incisively; see also Thesaurus:exactly
    Antonym: imprecisely
    I always try to express myself precisely.
  2. (focus) Used to provide emphasis.

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