Etymology
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imprecise (adj.)

1804, from assimilated form of in- (1) "not, opposite of" + precise. Earlier was unprecise (1756). Related: Imprecisely.

updated on October 29, 2015

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Definitions of imprecise from WordNet

imprecise (adj.)
not precise;
imprecise astronomical observations
the terms he used were imprecise and emotional
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