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Synonyms for correctionkəˈrɛk ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. correction, rectification(noun)

    the act of offering an improvement to replace a mistake; setting right

    Synonyms:
    fudge factor, discipline, correction, chastisement, chastening, rectification

  2. correction, fudge factor(noun)

    a quantity that is added or subtracted in order to increase the accuracy of a scientific measure

    Synonyms:
    fudge factor, discipline, correction, chastisement, chastening, rectification

  3. correction(noun)

    something substituted for an error

    Synonyms:
    fudge factor, discipline, chastisement, chastening, rectification

  4. correction, chastening, chastisement(noun)

    a rebuke for making a mistake

    Synonyms:
    fudge factor, discipline, correction, castigation, chastisement, chastening, rectification

  5. correction(noun)

    a drop in stock market activity or stock prices following a period of increases

    Synonyms:
    fudge factor, discipline, chastisement, chastening, rectification

  6. discipline, correction(noun)

    the act of punishing

    Synonyms:
    subject area, chastening, subject field, correction, bailiwick, study, field, fudge factor, discipline, chastisement, subject, rectification, field of study

  7. correction(noun)

    treatment of a specific defect

    Synonyms:
    fudge factor, discipline, chastisement, chastening, rectification

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. correction(n.)

    Synonyms:
    amendment, improvement, redress

  2. correction(n.)

    Synonyms:
    chastisement, punishment, discipline, castigation

  3. correction(n.)

    Synonyms:
    change (in quality, by something opposite), modification

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. correction

    Synonyms:
    Making right, righting


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