FIDELITY

Fidelity

Fidelity is the quality of being faithful or loyal. Its original meaning regarded duty in a broader sense than the related concept of fealty. Both derive from the Latin word fid─ôlis, meaning "faithful or loyal".

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fidelity

Noun

  1. Faithfulness to one's duties.
    the fidelity of the civil servants
  2. Loyalty to one's spouse or partner, including abstention from extramarital affairs (except in an open marriage).
  3. Accuracy, or exact correspondence to some given quality or fact.
  4. The degree to which a system accurately reproduces an input.


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