An example of precision used as an adjective is the term "precision tool" which means a device used to make concise measurements.
A precision tool.
An example of precision is perfectly cutting a piece of paper.
Other Word Forms
Origin of precision
- Latin praecīsiō praecīsiōn- a cutting off from praecīsus past participle of praecīdere to cut off precise
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle French precision.