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The auto-correct on your cell phone or Gmail compose box are a perfect example of machine learning technology.Five ways to use machine learning in digital marketing|Birbahadur Kathayat|February 12, 2021|Search Engine Watch
Whether the video is exclusively obtained from a source or stumbled upon via social media, it’s imperative to take the right steps to ensure the video is unaltered and presented in the correct context.Introducing #DIYFactCheck, a project from The Fact Checker|Nadine Ajaka, Elyse Samuels, Sarah Cahlan|February 11, 2021|Washington Post
If it knows the name of all other toys, the dog might pick the correct toy because it guesses the unfamiliar word must indicate the unfamiliar toy.Is your dog actually smart? Depends on its memory.|By Jan Hoole/The Conversation|February 8, 2021|Popular Science
They have urged users to update their hardware and software to avoid security issues that the patches can easily correct.You should update your iPhone and Chrome browser ASAP|Stan Horaczek|February 8, 2021|Popular Science
Because of the thinness of the air, there is a very tight margin between the correct and incorrect airspeeds, as little as 50 mph.
Conservatives get nowhere by demanding “deregulation,” because liberals are correct that most Americans want clean water.
The Senate report provides ample evidence of many problems to correct.Why Did We Panic After 9/11 and Ignore All We Knew About Responding to Security Threats?|Deborah Pearlstein|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Breitbart forced her to correct a small part of her story, but witch hunts like these will leave every victim cowering.
In fact, she knew the correct answer 92 percent of the time she buzzed in during her 20-game streak.Jeopardy! Champion Julia Collins’s Brain Feels Like Mush|Sujay Kumar|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For telegrams the spelling does n't matter; the people at the office correct it—or if they don't you can put it off on them.Confidence|Henry James
I was perfectly amazed to see how many little ugly habits I had to correct of which I had not been the least aware.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
That was by no means what Garnache had implied; still, since it really expressed his mind, he did not trouble to correct Marius.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
With children of finer perception the transition to a correct profile view may be carried much further.Children's Ways|James Sully
In 1881 the appearance of the figures was improved by their being painted in correct colours.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
British Dictionary definitions for correct
Derived forms of correctcorrectable or correctible, adjectivecorrectly, adverbcorrectness, nouncorrector, noun
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see stand corrected.