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Synonyms for rectify

Synonyms for rectify

to make right what is wrong

to bring (something) into a state of agreement or accord

Synonyms for rectify

math: determine the length of

reduce to a fine, unmixed, or pure state

bring, lead, or force to abandon a wrong or evil course of life, conduct, and adopt a right one

set straight or right

convert into direct current

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Amman, March 4 (Petra)- The Ministry of Interior and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is set to launch Sunday a campaign to rectify status of Syrian refugees residing illegally in Jordan's urban areas.
The stock exchange advised DCL to rectify the default within fourteen trading days ie by Monday February 19, 2018, failing which trading in the shares of the company shall he suspended with effect from Tuesday, February 20, 2018.
The PCB vowed it would help Hafeez by all ways in his efforts to rectify his bowling action.
LAHORE -- The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Tuesday that it stands behind Mohammad Hafeez and is lending all its support to him to rectify his bowling action.
Karachi -- The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday ran a clarification note where it said that it stands behind Mohammad Hafeez and is lending all its support to Mohammad Hafeez to rectify his bowling action.
We need to rectify our mistakes and concentrate on tomorrow's match if we are to get a positive result," Matos said.
Jimenez said he will ask permission from the justice committee for the complainants to rectify their error on the verification.
The banks have been given three to six months' time to rectify the problems within.
NIALL KELLY has called on his Kildare colleagues to rectify their terrible Croke Park record.
I find it hard to believe that anyone could rectify the list of complaints that I've just read about in such a short time.
NNA - Minister of Information, Melhem Riachy, said from Salihiye on Sunday that a new electoral law is underway that aims to rectify representation and ensure justice for all Lebanese components without exception.
2 Hafizabad was directed by his officers to climb on pole to rectify defect in the 11000 KV high tension cable without getting permit of shutdown.
Maruti Suzuki says it is not arecall, announces free service campaign to rectify problem
Dubai A sergeant at Dubai's General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs [GDRFA] has been jailed for a year for accepting Dh400,000 in bribes to rectify the illegal visa status of 319 visitors.
The Ministry's Director of Public Relations and Security Media Brig Adel Al-Hashash told the press that all departments of residency affairs across the country are ready to receive violators in order to rectify their legal status, pay the fine and leave the country.