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Sentences with the adjective accurate

6 examples:

Steve Horvath has discovered a strikingly accurate way to measure human ageing through epigenetic signatures.
(Nature, )

You could call it "Three Beheadings and No Funeral," but even that doesn't give an accurate idea of what you're in for.
(Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times Film Critic in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Biomathematician Steve Horvath has discovered a strikingly accurate way to measure human ageing through epigenetic signatures.
(Nature, )

Researchers may have found an accurate way to track the seasonal spread of diseases by studying people's travel patterns using cellphone data.
(UPI - Health News, )

Scientists from Nottingham Trent University have found that individual wolves have unique 'signing voices' that give conservationists an accurate way of tracking the creatures.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Materials scientists have found an accurate way to explain the magnetic properties of a lanthanum-cobalt-oxygen compound that has mystified the scientific community for decades.
(Science Daily - News, )

Sentences with the comparative degree of the adjective accurate

22 examples:

My watch is more accurate than yours.

A woman's guess is much more accurate than a man's certainty.
(Rudyard Kipling)

Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.
(Claudia Black)

Research team developing a more accurate way to monitor and predict weather changes.
(Science Daily - News, )

In future, the service life of bridges may be estimated more accurate than ever before.
(Science Daily - News, )

A test for prostate cancer using semen may be more accurate than the Prostate Specific Antigen blood test.
(UPI - Health News, )

Fitness monitors may not be any more accurate than smartphone apps at recording activity, a new study reveals.
(Tech Times - Health, )

New research suggests fitness tracking devices aren't more accurate than mobile apps that perform similar functions.
(UPI - Science News, )

And few are more accurate than the convenient and inexpensive apps you can find on your cellphone, a new study found.
(The New York Times - Health, )

It portrays a softer side of Jobs that executives at Apple say is more accurate than the previous best-selling biography.
(Science Daily - News, )

The way that we define a second could be about to change as French scientists claim they have found a more accurate way to measure time.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A dual breast exam using MRI and Near Infrared Spectral Tomography (NIRST) is feasible and more accurate than MRI alone, researchers report.
(Science Daily - News, )

A newer test for DNA defects that cause Down's syndrome and similar conditions is more accurate than older tests, researchers reported Wednesday.
(NBC News Health, )

European scientists say they have found a more accurate way to measure time, with a new type of atomic clock termed the most accurate yet devised.
(UPI - Science News, )

The system is expected to be more accurate than passwords and will aid those needing instantaneous access to a device, such as emergency responders.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The test incorporates three specific markers that could indicate cancer and studies have shown that the combination is far more accurate than PSA alone.
(Science Daily - News, )

A new study finds that brain activity visible through EEG measures may be a much cheaper and more accurate way to predict the commercial success of movies.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers say that is up to 50 percent more accurate than several commonly used industry tools, showing potential to save millions in wasted electricity.
(Science Daily - News, )

Virtual reality could help stroke patients recover by "tricking" them into thinking their affected limb is more accurate than it really is, researchers find.
(BBC News - Health, )

When it comes to detecting deceit, your automatic associations may be more accurate than conscious thought in pegging truth-tellers and liars, according to research.
(Science Daily - News, )

New research shows how to directly harness the atmosphere's elephantine memory to produce temperature forecasts that are somewhat more accurate than conventional numerical computer models.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers have come up with a more accurate way than currently possible to train computers to be able to digest data that comes in the form of images and extract the emotions they convey.
(Science Daily - News, )

Sentences with the relative superlative degree of the adjective accurate

3 examples:

Honestly, I am not the most accurate person on earth.

Scientists use gravity data to produce what they say is the most accurate space view yet of global ocean currents and the speed at which they move.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

The scientists behind the quiz claim their research, published today in the Lancet medical journal, is the most accurate indicator of five-year mortality ever created.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Sentences with the absolute superlative degree of the adjective accurate

19 examples:

My watch is very accurate.

He is very accurate in his work.

HAI – a new, highly accurate hygrometer – is aboard.
(Science Daily - News, )

The system is very accurate and lightweight, and can be set up in minutes by two people.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The trouble is that the phenomenon of light diffraction does not permit highly accurate patterns.
(Science Daily - News, )

Gaming could become this realistic, thanks to new technology that allows for highly accurate, 3-D motion tracking.
(Science Daily - News, )

Leap Motion, a highly accurate device allowing users to control their PCs with gestures, will be embedded into a range of HP laptops.
(BBC News - Technology, )

Researchers have found that testing protein levels in pregnant women before 35 weeks is highly accurate in identifying those at risk.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Testing has begun on Europe's Galileo navigation satellites intended to offer highly accurate services to authorized users, officials said.
(UPI - Science News, )

This insight was made possible by the extreme cooling of this enigmatic molecule and a highly accurate measurement of its vibrational transitions.
(Science Daily - News, )

The device is mobile, inexpensive, and highly accurate, detecting explosives in the air at concentrations as low as a few molecules per 1,000 trillion.
(Science Daily - News, )

US researchers have developed a highly accurate model for tracking the spread of the flu, using the number of hits on flu-related articles on Wikipedia.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

A highly accurate model of how neurons behave when performing complex movements could aid in the design of robotic limbs which behave more realistically.
(Science Daily - News, )

Experts have developed a highly accurate prototype technique which can produce a detailed ‘spectroscopic fingerprint’ of each tissue layer removed during surgery.
(Science Daily - News, )

Feminist Frequency and Anita Sarkeesian’s latest video, Women as Background Decoration (part 2), is thought-provoking, eye-opening and most importantly very accurate.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Scientists studying graphene’s properties are using a new mathematical framework to make extremely accurate characterizations of the two-dimensional material’s shape.
(Science Daily - News, )

They tend to show superior perception for details, like, for example, the autistic artist Stephen Wiltshire's highly accurate representations of cityscapes drawn from memory.
(Science Daily - News, )

Doctors hope the highly accurate technique may help spare more patients from risks associated with full surgical excision of the gland – such as incontinence and erectile dysfunction.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Europe's billion-star surveyor, Gaia, is due to be launched into space on Thursday 19 December 2013, where it will embark on its mission to create a highly accurate 3D map of our galaxy.
(Science Daily - News, )

Sentences with the equality degree of the adjective accurate

8 examples:

Small, self-contained device nearly as accurate as massively expensive diagnostic equipment, they say.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The company says that its fingerprick testing is as accurate as conventional tests that draw blood from the vein.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Two economics graduate students have demonstrated that it simply doesn't pay as much for a pundit to be accurate as it does to be confident.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers have shown a series of smartphone apps that test vision to be more than 90 percent as accurate as traditional paper and light tests.
(UPI - Health News, )

Population maps based on anonymous mobile phone call record data can be as accurate as those based on censuses, an international team of researcher has demonstrated.
(Science Daily - News, )

Twice as accurate as the previous version, the new map features a much more vivid picture of seafloor structures, including thousands of previously uncharted mountains.
(Science Daily - News, )

The device, which requires just a pinprick of blood, can be used at the bedside of patients and is as accurate as traditional lab tests that can take days, The Lancet reports.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The new sensor is as accurate as the 'wet electrode' sensors used in hospitals, but can be used for long-term monitoring and is more accurate than existing sensors when a patient is moving.
(Science Daily - News, )


20 examples:

Is that accurate?

Is this accurate?

Is your clock keeping accurate time?

Such an accurate, lightning-quick reply. What can I say?

But how accurate are they?
(Matthew Sparkes in The Telegraph - Technology, )

How accurate is this statistic?
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Are weather forecasts really becoming more accurate?
(BBC News - Business, )

How accurate were the first weather forecasts 150 years ago?
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

How accurate is the device for finding potential love interests?
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Has there ever been a truly accurate depiction of a chef on film?
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

But how accurate is all the hand-wringing, and what exactly is the real bar for success?
(Forbes - Business, )

50 years, how accurate were organizers of the iconic event when it comes to consumer tech?
(Tech Times - Arts & Culture, )

No one ever claimed Grantchester would provide an accurate portrayal of policework, did they?
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Is the title we use for the -1918 war accurate? Was is truly a global war and was it the first?
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A new study addresses an important question in climate science: how accurate are climate model projections?
(Science Daily - News, )

As we look back on 50 years, how accurate were organizers of the iconic event when it comes to consumer tech?
(Tech Times - Arts & Culture, )

But how can they tell the good data—information that's accurate, relevant and free from bias—from the bad?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Ever wonder how the famous museum's artists manage to create such eerily accurate, life-size celebrity models?
(CNET News - Politics and Law, )

Heaven forbid that the conference season should start with excessive questioning of party leaders’ sincerity, but was this accurate?
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

The Los Angeles Angels have the best record in baseball, but The Count wondered: How accurate is fantasy baseball compared with reality?
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

It's accurate.

That's accurate.

My watch is accurate.

It's fairly accurate.

This clock is accurate.

This is pretty accurate.

I'd say that's accurate.

Tom is accurate at figures.

He is accurate in his work.

He gave an accurate report.

The translation is accurate.

We need accurate information.

The watch keeps accurate time.

To be accurate, he is to blame.

He is accurate in his judgement.

This data isn't accurate at all.

His data is not accurate at all.

You must be accurate in counting.

He is accurate in his observation.

This data is anything but accurate.

The clock on that tower is accurate.

The clock is accurate and dependable.

Weather forecasts are rarely accurate.

I really enjoy your accurate questions.

The sentence is not grammatically accurate.

Your analysis of the situation is accurate.

He made an accurate report of the incident.

Unfortunately, the information is accurate.

Give me an accurate report of what happened.

Everything I've told you may not be accurate.

Most important of all a clock has to be accurate.

Stevens tried to be the most historically accurate.

We should leave out this data. It's far from accurate.

You could say this translation is historically accurate.

Do not rely on the room clock for the accurate time of day.

Reexamination of the data is required to make the formula accurate.

With contact lenses, you have more accurate vision than you would with glasses.

It would be nice of you to use the caliper instead of your ruler : it's much more accurate!

Don't use Google Translate to learn phrases in another language because it's not always accurate.

A girl quietly approached the pair's workplace. The girl did so quietly — though to be accurate, she was a mute.

A stupid man's report of what a clever man says is never accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something that he can understand.

You speak pretty highly of him but you're directly involved. I think my less charitable view might be more accurate since I can look at things objectively.

Silence is so accurate.
(Mark Rothko)

If you're not accurate, you'll cause untold trouble.
(David O. Selznick)

All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth.
(Richard Avedon)

Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtaxed.
(Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.)

Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtasked.
(Oliver Wendell Holmes)

The thing about science is that it's an accurate picture of the world.
(Jonathan Miller)

But I found that being an artist and doing accurate work is very difficult.
(Alan Bean)

Rounding to the nearest cent is sufficiently accurate for practical purposes.
(Alexander John Ellis)

No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.
(Oscar Wilde)

Well, one thing I'm really interested in, when I'm writing, is being accurate.
(Sharon Olds)

PAYE means pay as you earn but it could also mean Pretty Accurate Yet Estimated.
(John Whiting)

Jazz is a very accurate, curiously accurate accompaniment to 20th century America.
(Ken Burns)

Writers don't have to keep themselves honest. They have to keep themselves accurate.
(John Metcalf)

I don't think anyone could write about another culture and get it 100 percent accurate.
(Elizabeth George)

I think I work harder on the pitch, I cover more ground and my passing is more accurate.
(Frank Lampard)

There is a lot going on in high schools, and I think what we portray is fairly accurate.
(Chi McBride)

With narration, you have to be very accurate with your voice. It's a good exercise to do.
(Ben Kingsley)

Writers never feel comfortable having labels attached to them, however accurate they are.
(Jonathan Coe)

You shouldn't presume that all quotes that are in a magazine or a newspaper are accurate.
(Andrew Card)

The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it.
(George Bernard Shaw)

The first duty of a newspaper is to be accurate. If it be accurate, it follows that it is fair.
(Herbert Bayard Swope)

There is no substitute for accurate knowledge. Know yourself, know your business, know your men.
(Lee Iacocca)

We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
(Tony Robbins)

But I am satisfied that the information that we have that this is the work of Zarqawi, is accurate.
(John Abizaid)

This TV is both subtle and accurate.
(USA Today - Money, )

Actually, that's not entirely accurate.
(The Vancouver Sun - Travel, )

That doesn’t mean they are all accurate.
(The New York Times - Science, )

In many respects, this is indeed accurate.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

The company claims the system is 98% accurate.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The filmmakers say the portrayals are accurate.
(Rebecca Keegan in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

I tested out the app and it is fairly accurate.
(Forbes - Technology, )

The discovery is accurate in almost 82% of cases.
(Science Daily - News, )

To be more accurate, he was talking about his job.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A test on one model may not be accurate for another.
(Fox News - Lifestyle, )

There are other stocks have been much more accurate.
(USA Today - Money, )

Now 3-D scanning has offered a more accurate method.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

But that's not quite accurate when it comes to health.
(Forbes - Technology, )

The video game is accurate, right down to the hairline.
(USA Today - NBA, )

It is accurate enough to find a filament in a light bulb.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Every cook needs an accurate oven to get the job done right.
(Noelle Carter in Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

Instead, that turned out to be the most accurate comparison.
(Forbes - Business, )

The accurate measurement was made using two NASA telescopes.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Many kids don't have an accurate take on their weight status.
(USA Today - National, )

For women with dense tissue, mammograms can be less accurate.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Good policy requires accurate, long-term and consistent data.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

The company confirmed his estimates were accurate — but low.
(Forbes - Technology, )

The con: It includes more ads with creepily accurate targeting.
(NBC News Travel, )

That "every type" of restaurant claim is not perfectly accurate.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

This enables the system to provide much more accurate wait times.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The most accurate computer models suggest it devastated landmasses.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The findings may lead to more accurate climate models in the future.
(Science Daily - News, )

She took on the challenge to see how accurate the fitness bands are.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

‘The way Hollywood movies depict plane crashes is pretty accurate.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Control of stem cell activity is essential for accurate regeneration.
(Nature Cell Biology, )

If this is accurate, the smartphone could boast a fingerprint reader.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

He's known as "Shorty," but perhaps "The Mole" would be more accurate.
(NBC News, )

If it turns out to be accurate, the new version should be lower-priced.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The government believes American TV shows about corruption are accurate.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

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