precise [-r, -ly] adv
Fr. < L. præ, before, anteriorly, in front + cæděre, cut.
- Exactly; entirely; just; the same (as).
- Accurately; truly; genuinely; really; surely; absolutely.
- Only; exclusively; individually; exactly tailored to fit one person.
- Concurrently; at the exact moment; at the same time.
- Carefully; deliberately; ceremoniously.
- Phrase. “Precisely as”: depending on; based on; contingent on.