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unerring adj : not liable to error; "the Church was...theoretically inerrant and omnicompetent"-G.G.Coulton; "lack an inerrant literary sense"; "an unerring marksman" [syn: inerrable, inerrant]

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  • IPA ʌnεrɪŋ
  • \Un*err"ing\


  1. Not missing the target.
  2. Consistently accurate.
    Hissing in air the unerring weapon flew. --Dryden.
    She has an unerring talent for singing arias.

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