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  • Joule afterwards proved (see below) that Mayer's assumption was in accordance with fact, so that his method was a sound one as far as experiment was concerned; and it was only on account of the values of the specific heats of air at constant pressure and at constant volume employed by him being very inexact that the value of the mechanical equivalent of heat obtained by Mayer was very far from the truth.
  • See Section 13.2 for details of the inexact exception.
  • Dating Medieval Bench Ends Applying precise dates to bench ends is an inexact science to say the least.
  • If this rounding mode is specified on an operation that yields an inexact result, an ArithmeticException is thrown.
  • Vision tasks under study include feature detection and tracking in 2D and 3D, inexact graph matching, surface reconstruction and surface curvature analysis.

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