Pronunciation: (pri-sīs'),[key] —adj. 1. definitely or strictly stated, defined, or fixed: precise directions. 2. being exactly that and neither more nor less: a precise temperature; a precise amount. 3. being just that and no other: the precise dress she had wanted. 4. definite or exact in statement, as a person.
5. carefully distinct: precise articulation. 6. exact in measuring, recording, etc.: a precise instrument. 7. excessively or rigidly particular: precise observance of regulations; precise grooming.