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Synonyms for correction

Synonyms for correction

something, such as loss, pain, or confinement, imposed for wrongdoing

Synonyms for correction

the act of offering an improvement to replace a mistake

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


Related Words

something substituted for an error

a rebuke for making a mistake

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

the act of punishing

treatment of a specific defect

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Navy, Naval Consolidated Brig Miramar, San Diego Enrico Balmaceda, correctional officer/quarter supervisor, Camillya Belle, housing unit noncommissioned officer, Wayne Bishop, control center supervisor, Trisha Fudge, quarter supervisor, Samantha Graham, correction specialist, Mark Philpott, correction officer/security, Tanya Stone, corrections officer/ network administrator, Kevin Wallace, security, Chrissie Young, master control center supervisor
To implement the Bagley correction, it is necessary to run a series of tests with at least two different dies, preferably three tests, using dies of the same diameter but different L/D.
The program's expansion follows the pattern we have seen in the IRS Voluntary Correction Programs for plan qualification defects.
Editor's Note: To compensate for 219 errors, the company has implemented a second "cross correction" table for each axis, which allows for additional error correction based on another axis' position.
However popular recasting may be, it results in less self correction by students than explicit forms of correction (Lyster and Ranta, 1997).
THE VCP ENABLES RETIREMENT PLAN SPONSORS, at any time prior to an IRS audit, to voluntarily disclose qualification failures they've discovered, pay a fee and receive approval for correction.
5) the custom of expanding the nucleon recoil correction of the three-body phase space has been used.
But the second correction violated a Times policy that "corrections will not assign blame.
Online, we correct the error in the article it occurred with a note that the article was corrected and the date of correction.
The plan of correction is integrated into the quality assurance system.
In order to promote the prompt, voluntary correction of violations of the complex laws and regulations governing qualified plans once violations are discovered, disqualification should rarely (if ever) be a consequence of such violations.
The establishment of these two programs allowed the plan sponsor, for the first time, to initiate correction of defects not considered de minimis.
This year, the condominium Application for Correction will also elicit information relative to refinancing and appraisals within the prior two-year period.