impreciso


impreciso
adj.
1 imprecise, indefinite, uncertain, loose.
2 blurred.
3 clumsy, uncoordinated, unco-ordinated.
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impreciso
adjetivo
1 imprecise, vague
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ADJ imprecise, vague
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-sa adjetivo vague, imprecise

un número impreciso de personas — an indeterminate number of people

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= fuzzy [fuzzier - comp., fuzziest -sup.], nebulous, non-crisp, vague [vaguer -comp., vaguest -sup.], imprecise, loose [looser -comp., loosest -sup.], wooly [woolier -comp., wooliest -sup.].
Ex. This is a rather fuzzy basis for establishing subject headings, but fuzziness is not the guidelines only fault.
Ex. The concept of such a center remained nebulous at best, and we later learned that communication problems early on had muddied the message about what was really needed.
Ex. The database model presented in this article is suitable for applications in which queries may require noncrisp references to certain attributes.
Ex. Some of the terms are vague.
Ex. The colon is the most widely used of the synthetic devices, but is an imprecise weapon which may have several different meanings.
Ex. Kast points out that there is a 'rather loose, conglomeration of interests and approaches' in this developing field.
Ex. On the other side, some aspects of the planning study remains wooly.
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* conjunto impreciso = imprecise set.
* de un modo impreciso = fuzzily.
* término impreciso = fuzzy term.
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-sa adjetivo vague, imprecise

un número impreciso de personas — an indeterminate number of people

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= fuzzy [fuzzier - comp., fuzziest -sup.], nebulous, non-crisp, vague [vaguer -comp., vaguest -sup.], imprecise, loose [looser -comp., loosest -sup.], wooly [woolier -comp., wooliest -sup.].

Ex: This is a rather fuzzy basis for establishing subject headings, but fuzziness is not the guidelines only fault.

Ex: The concept of such a center remained nebulous at best, and we later learned that communication problems early on had muddied the message about what was really needed.
Ex: The database model presented in this article is suitable for applications in which queries may require noncrisp references to certain attributes.
Ex: Some of the terms are vague.
Ex: The colon is the most widely used of the synthetic devices, but is an imprecise weapon which may have several different meanings.
Ex: Kast points out that there is a 'rather loose, conglomeration of interests and approaches' in this developing field.
Ex: On the other side, some aspects of the planning study remains wooly.
* conjunto impreciso = imprecise set.
* de un modo impreciso = fuzzily.
* término impreciso = fuzzy term.

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impreciso -sa
adjective
vague, imprecise
un número impreciso de personas an indeterminate number of people
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impreciso
-sa adjetivo

vague, imprecise;
un número impreciso de personas an indeterminate number of people
impreciso,-a adjetivo imprecise, vague

'impreciso' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
imprecisa
- vaguedad
- indeterminado
English:
imprecise
- inaccurate
- vague
- woolly
- wooly
- shadowy
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impreciso, -a adj
imprecise, vague
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impreciso
adj imprecise
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impreciso, -sa adj
1) : imprecise, vague
2) : inaccurate
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impreciso adj imprecise / inaccurate

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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