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correctional

[kuh-rek-shuh-nl] /kəˈrɛk ʃə nl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to correction, especially to penal correction.
Origin of correctional
1830-1840
First recorded in 1830-40; correction + -al1
Related forms
noncorrectional, noun
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correctional

/kəˈrɛkʃənəl/
adjective
1.
(mainly US) of or relating to the punishment and rehabilitation of criminals: a correctional facility
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