ISPE Glossary of Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Terminology

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Accuracy

(IEEE) A qualitative assessment of correctness or freedom from error.

Publication Source: FDA Glossary of Computerized System and Software Development Technology

Accuracy

A quantitative measure of the magnitude of error.

Publication Source: FDA Glossary of Computerized System and Software Development Technology

Contrast with:

Accuracy

(CDRH) The measure of an instrument's capability to approach a true or absolute value. It is a function of precision and bias.

Publication Source: FDA Glossary of Computerized System and Software Development Technology

See also: Bias Calibration Precision

Accuracy

(ICH Q2 (R1)) The accuracy of an analytical procedure expresses the closeness of agreement between the value which is accepted either as a conventional true value or an accepted reference value and the value found.

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See also: Trueness

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