VS.

Precision vs. Reliability

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Precisionnoun

The state of being precise or exact; exactness.

Reliabilitynoun

The quality of being reliable, dependable, or trustworthy.

Precisionnoun

The ability of a measurement to be reproduced consistently.

Reliabilitynoun

(education) the ability to measure the same thing consistently (of a measurement indicating the degree to which the measure is consistent); that is, repeated measurements would give the same result (See also validity).

Precisionnoun

(mathematics) The number of significant digits to which a value may be measured reliably.

Reliabilitynoun

(engineering) - measurable time of work before failure

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Precisionadjective

Used for exact or precise measurement.

Reliabilitynoun

The state or quality of being reliable; reliableness.

Precisionadjective

Made, or characterized by accuracy.

Reliabilitynoun

the trait of being dependable or reliable

Precisionnoun

The quality or state of being precise; exact limitation; exactness; accuracy; strict conformity to a rule or a standard; definiteness.

‘I have left out the utmost precisions of fractions.’;

Precisionnoun

the quality of being reproducible in amount or performance;

‘he handled it with the preciseness of an automaton’; ‘note the meticulous precision of his measurements’;

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Precisionnoun

the quality, condition, or fact of being exact and accurate

‘the deal was planned and executed with military precision’;

Precisionnoun

marked by or adapted for accuracy and exactness

‘a precision instrument’;

Precisionnoun

refinement in a measurement, calculation, or specification, especially as represented by the number of digits given

‘a technique which examines and identifies each character with the highest level of precision’; ‘a precision of six decimal figures’;

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