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exact

adjective accurate, admitting of no deviation, allowing no departure from the standard, careful, clear cut, close, correct, defined, detailed, diligens, exactus, explicit, express, faithful, literal, meticulous, minute, particular, plain, precise, punctilious, punctual, right, rigid, specific, strict, true to fact, undeviating, unexaggerated, verbatim, with no mistake, without error
Associated concepts: exact copy

exact

verb ask for, assess, call for, charge, claim, clamor for, coerce, compel, constrain, cry for, demand, deeand payment, demand toll, draw from, dun, elicit, enjoin, extort, force, force payment, impel, impose, impose a duty, impose a tax, insist upon, lay a duty on, lay claim to, levy, make an authoritative request, make deeands, make obligatory, make pay, make requisition, mulct, necessitate, obligate, oblige, order, press, require, require authoritatively, requisition, squeeze, task, tax, threaten, toll, urge, wrench, wrest, wring
Associated concepts: certified copy, exact copy
See also: absolute, accurate, acquire, actual, apparent, appropriate, assess, attach, authentic, bind, brief, call, certain, charge, clear, close, coerce, coherent, command, compel, conclusive, constrain, decree, definite, definitive, demand, detailed, diligent, direct, dun, enforce, enjoin, excise, explicit, express, extort, factual, faithful, genuine, honest, identical, impose, insist, instruct, laconic, levy, literal, meticulous, narrow, necessitate, need, obligate, particular, precise, prescribe, press, punctilious, punctual, realistic, reliable, request, require, right, rigid, said, secure, seize, specific, strict, stringent, subtle, systematic, tax, true, unambiguous, undistorted, verbatim
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This travelling-closet was an exact square, with a window in the middle of three of the squares, and each window was latticed with iron wire on the outside, to prevent accidents in long journeys.
Really, I knew already the anterior part of this submarine boat, of which this is the exact division, starting from the ship's head: the dining-room, five yards long, separated from the library by a water-tight partition; the library, five yards long; the large drawing-room, ten yards long, separated from the Captain's room by a second water-tight partition; the said room, five yards in length; mine, two and a half yards; and, lastly a reservoir of air, seven and a half yards, that extended to the bows.
"Here are the exact figures: 25 gallons of water, separated into its constituent elements, yield 200 pounds of oxygen and 25 pounds of hydrogen.
As to the second question, "What is the exact distance which separates the earth from its satellite?"
If your training in the science of arriving at exact results had been more successful, you would have been wiser on these points.
Don't ask me why I make the stipulations I am going to make, and exact the promise I am going to exact; I have a reason-- a good one."
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