Origin of inexact
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Given the nature of the crimes and the climate in which they were committed, the numbers themselves are inexact.
The recipe is inexact; a crazy mix of luck, audacity, and moxie.Exclusive: A Photo Essay on the Making of ‘The Spectacular Now’|Michael H. Weber, Scott Neustadter|August 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There is a representation; it is inexact, because it is fragmentary and momentary.A Night in the Luxembourg|Remy De Gourmont
But the budget book made her realize how inexact were her finances.Main Street|Sinclair Lewis
So they had just simply said until—in other words, he is inexact for all his legalism.Warren Commission (11 of 26): Hearings Vol. XI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
I have been so inexact, as to take no list of them before nailing up the box.
This assertion, although it is still repeated in a number of treatises on physics, is inexact.