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Castillo or Swihart do not fit neatly into that inexact formula.Nationals sign Blake Swihart to minor league deal with spring training invite|Jesse Dougherty|January 27, 2021|Washington Post
Danish officials crunching similar data slightly differently estimate that it is 36 percent more contagious in their country, although they say their numbers are still so small that the estimates may be inexact.Denmark is sequencing all coronavirus samples and has an alarming view of the U.K. variant|Michael Birnbaum, Martin Selsoe Sorensen|January 22, 2021|Washington Post
It’s a complicated, inexact process that could be untangled by a few extra doses of transparency.Jon Lester’s reasonable contract leaves the Nationals room to address their remaining needs|Jesse Dougherty|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
Studying a new virus in real time is frustratingly inexact, especially when our country has missed crucial opportunities to test and trace thoroughly.What Two Studies With Very Different Findings Can Tell Us About Voting In A Pandemic|Maggie Koerth (firstname.lastname@example.org)|November 2, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
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
The margin of error for the rather inexact dating process was 250 years.Are These Beams from the First and Second Temples?|David Frum|May 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This again is inexact, since there are no precise figures of population that cover the period.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
Now the intensity of a sound indicates its extent only by accident, and therefore in an inexact manner.Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 3|Plotinos (Plotinus)
All conclusions which we derive from visual acuteness become very inexact as soon as it is lowered.Schweigger on Squint|C. Schweigger
This is only another instance of the singularly inexact and haphazard ways of the Admiralty in those days.The Story of the "Britannia"|E. P. Statham
The conditions which the subtlety of Ming-shu imposed ceased to bind, for their corollary was inexact.Kai Lung's Golden Hours|Ernest Bramah