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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 正確 (seikaku)

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Kana: せいかく
Kanji: 正確
Romaji: seikaku

Type: noun; adjective-na

Meaning: accurate; punctual; exact; authentic; veracious

Example sentences:

もっと正確な死亡時刻は分かりませんか?
motto seikaku na shibou jikoku wa wakarimasen ka.
You can’t get a more accurate time of death?

ふつう、私の命令は短いが、明瞭で正確だ。
futsuu, watashi no meirei wa mijikai ga, meiryou de seikaku da.
My commands are ordinarily short, clear and precise.

ダイヤを見せて下さい。はじめ一度見たきりでは、石を正確に見損うことがあるんでしてね。
daiya o misete kudasai. hajime ichido mita kiri de wa, ishi o seikaku ni misokonau koto ga arun deshite ne.
Let me see this diamond again. The first time you are often mistaken as to the value of a stone.

あの人の約束をそれほど信用しているわけではないが、こっちは正確にしたい。
ano hito no yakusoku o sore hodo shinyou shite iru wake dewa nai ga, kocchi wa seikaku ni shitai.
I do not much rely upon his promise, but I wish to be punctual.

娘は信じられないほど頭がよく、これまで会ったなかでいちばん正確な記憶の持ち主です。
musume wa shinjirarenai hodo atama ga yoku, kore made atta naka de ichiban seikaku na kioku no mochinushi desu.
My son is unbelievably smart, with as close to a photographic memory as anyone I’ve ever run into.

Similar words:

正しい (tadashii); 委しい (kuwashii)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 正确 (zhèngquè)
Korean: 정확 (jeonghwag)

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