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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·ac·cu·rate /-ˈækjərət, k(ə)rət/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·ac·cu·rate a. Not accurate; not according to truth; inexact; not quite correct; incorrect; erroneous; as, in inaccurate man, narration, copy, judgment, calculation, etc.
 Note: The term inaccurate is usually used when an assertion or result is near to the truth, but not exactly, or has some basis for belief; however, it is sometimes used as a gentle euphemism for wrong even if the error is flagrant.
    The expression is plainly inaccurate.   --Bp. Hurd.
 Syn: -- Inexact; incorrect; erroneous; faulty; imperfect; incomplete; defective.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: not accurate; "an inaccurate translation"; "the thermometer
             is inaccurate" [ant: accurate]
      2: not precisely accurate; "an inexact quotation" [syn: inexact]
      3: containing or characterized by error; "erroneous
         conclusions"; "the answer was inaccurate" [syn: erroneous]