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the quality of being near to the true value

(mathematics) the number of significant figures given in a number

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In the laboratory, two terms often used somewhat interchangeably to describe measurement errors are accuracy and precision.
As an example of the importance of accuracy and precision, in January of this year, the US FDA sent out over 1,000 letters to drug product owners regarding a "lack of assay reproducibility between original and repeat results," and in a related warning letter stated that because of lack of reproducibility "the reported concentration results cannot be considered accurate.
Other sensors must meet the tightened accuracy and precision requirements of today's quality-driven manufacturing.
And adaptive radiotherapy is all about maintaining accuracy and precision through the whole course of treatment.
Providing breakthrough levels of accuracy and precision for locating 802.