Definitions and translations for "correction"

Definition of correction

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Noun
1. A quantity that is added or subtracted in order to increase the accuracy of a scientific measure.
2. Treatment of a specific defect.
The correction of his vision with eye glasses.
3. The act of offering an improvement to replace a mistake; setting right.
4. The act of punishing.
5. Something substituted for an error.
6. A rebuke for making a mistake.
7. A drop in stock market activity or stock prices following a period of increases.
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English - English - correction

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n. amendment, making right; punishment, discipline
n. correction, marking; editing, emendation; updating (Computers)

English - Spanish - correction

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s. corrección, edición, enmendación, enmendadura, enmienda, rectificación; buenas maneras

English - French - correction

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n. correction, rectification; punition

English - German - correction

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n. Verbesserung, Korrektur; Bestrafung

English - Indonesian - correction

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n. pembetulan, pembenaran, koreksi, perbaikan

English - Italian - correction

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s. correzione, rettifica; rimprovero

English - Polish - correction

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n. poprawka, poprawa, poprawienie, korektura, korekta, sprostowanie, naprawa, nastawienie, skarcenie

English - Portuguese - correction

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s. correção; punição, castigo

English - Romanian - correction

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n. corectare, corijare, corecţie, închisoare, corectură, rectificare

English - Russian - correction

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с. исправление, правка, поправка, коррекция; наказание, выговор

English - Turkish - correction

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i. düzeltme, doğrulama, tashih; cezalandırma, ceza

English - Ukrainian - correction

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n. виправлення, поправка, корекція, покарання, виправка, коректа

French - English - correction

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(f) n. correction, marking; editing, emendation; updating (Computers)

English - Dutch - correction

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zn. verbetering; bestraffing

English - Greek - correction

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ουσ. διόρθωση, καταναγκασμός, σωφρονισμός, τιμωρία

French - Spanish - correction

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1. (publication) corrección (f)
2. (punition) paliza (f); zurra (f); golpazo (m); mamporro (m); cachete (m); tunda (f){informal}
3. (rectification) corrección (f); rectificación (f); enmienda (f)

French - German - correction

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n. korrektur, verbesserung, berichtigung, behebung, anständigkeit, richtigkeit, korrektheit, prügel, storno, prügeln

French - Italian - correction

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1. (publication) correzione (f)
2. (punition) botte (fp); percosse (fp); legnate (fp); bastonate (fp)
3. (rectification) correzione (f); rettifica (f)

French - Portuguese - correction

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1. (publication) emenda (f); revisão (f)
2. (punition) surra (f); espancamento (m)
3. (rectification) correção (f); retificação (f); emenda (f)

French - Russian - correction

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n. исправление (f), поправка (f), правка (f), редактирование (f), корректура (f), корректировка (f), корригирование (f), коррекция (f), компенсация (f), корректность (f), правильность (f), порядочность (f), выпрямление (электр.) (f), побои (f)

French - Turkish - correction

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[la] düzeltme, tashih; azar, paylama; kurala uygunluk, kusursuzluk, doğruluk

French - Dutch - correction

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1. (publication) emendatie (f); correctie (f)
2. (punition) pak slaag; pak rammel; afstraffing (f); rammel (m); rammeling (f) (Belgium); aframmeling (f); afranseling (f); afrossing (f); toetakeling (f)
3. (rectification) correctie (f); verbetering (f); rechtzetting (f)

English - Arabic - correction

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‏تصحيح، ضبط تصحيح، مقاومة محايدة، تعديل، تأديب، توبيخ، إصلاح، تنقيح، تقويم‏

English - Chinese - correction

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(名) 矫正; 纠正; 校正

English - Chinese - correction

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(名) 矯正; 糾正; 校正

English - Hindi - correction

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n. संशोधन, शोधन, सुधार, शुद्धि

English - Japanese - correction

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(名) 訂正; 校正; 矯正; 叱責

English - Korean - correction

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명. 정정, 보정, 교정, 수정; 징벌

English - Vietnamese - correction

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n. sự sửa, sự chửa, sự kiểu chính, sự trừng phạt
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Synonyms for correction
1. result of correcting: reorganisation, reorganization, alteration, reconstruction, revision, review, removal
2. revising: rectification, editing, reparation, redress