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Word of the Day 12/28/20 Fidelity

Fidelity (noun)
fidelity [ fi-del-i-tee, fahy- ]


noun, plural fi·del·i·ties.
1. strict observance of promises, duties, etc.: a servant's fidelity.
2. loyalty: fidelity to one's country.
3. conjugal faithfulness.
4. adherence to fact or detail.
5. accuracy; exactness: The speech was transcribed with great fidelity.
6. Audio, Video. the degree of accuracy with which sound or images are recorded or reproduced.

OTHER WORDS FROM FIDELITY
non·fi·del·i·ty, noun
un·fi·del·i·ty, noun, plural un·fi·del·i·ties.

WORDS RELATED TO FIDELITY
loyalty, devotion, faithfulness, constancy, fealty, piety, faith, ardor, allegiance, reliability, steadfastness, integrity, attachment, staunchness, devotedness, dependability, trustworthiness, correspondence, exactitude, closeness

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SYNONYM STUDY FOR FIDELITY
2. See loyalty.

Origin: First recorded in 1375–1425; late Middle English fidelite (from Middle French ), from Latin fidēlitās, equivalent to fidēli- (stem of fidēlis “loyal,” equivalent to fidē(s)faith + -lis adjective suffix) + -tās-ty

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR FIDELITY
To date most companies have struggled to produce quantum processors bearing more than double digit-qubits with fidelity.
IBM PLANS A HUGE LEAP IN SUPERFAST QUANTUM COMPUTING BY 2023|RHHACKETTFORTUNE|SEPTEMBER 15, 2020|FORTUNE

It’s also possible to push them into particular states and read those states back out with high fidelity.
A NEW STARTUP INTENDS TO BUILD THE WORLD’S FIRST LARGE-SCALE QUANTUM COMPUTER|EDD GENT|JUNE 22, 2020|SINGULARITY HUB

Ions flowing in memristors made from unalloyed materials tend to scatter as the components get smaller, meaning the signal loses fidelity and the resulting computations are less reliable.
MIT WANTS TO PUT AI IN YOUR POCKET WITH CONFETTI-SIZED BRAIN CHIP|JASON DORRIER|JUNE 11, 2020|SINGULARITY HUB

Whereas images stored with existing methods tended to lose fidelity over time, the new chip’s images remained crystal clear.
MIT WANTS TO PUT AI IN YOUR POCKET WITH CONFETTI-SIZED BRAIN CHIP|JASON DORRIER|JUNE 11, 2020|SINGULARITY HUB

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