- correcting plate,
- correction fluid,
- correctional facility,
- correctional officer,
- corrections officer
Origin of correction
Examples from the Web for correction
Correction: Officer Jose Rodriguez was misidentified in several places in an earlier version of this story.Choking Back Tears, Thousands of Cops Honor Fallen Officer Ramos|Michael Daly|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Correction: An earlier version of this article said John Lewis attended the event, not Elijah Cummings.Capitol Hill's Black Staffers Walk Out to Say ‘Hands Up, Don't Shoot!’|Tim Mak|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story stated that ISIS has been known to use the application FireChat.
Correction: The original article stated that Starboard Strategic Inc. had undertaken the Internet media buy for the NRA.
He ordered his secretary to reimburse the fees and will issue a correction to his political funds reports.‘Whip it!’ Japanese Prime Minister Abe’s Cabinet Of Horrors|Jake Adelstein|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The problem was a knotty one, for as Bellefont was still of sub-stature the means of correction were limited.The Varmint|Owen Johnson
It existed merely for the purpose of outward discipline, restraint and correction.Epistle Sermons, Vol. II|Martin Luther
The name recalls our own house of correction, but the 'workhouse' is in fact the opposite of that.The Vagrancy Problem.|William Harbutt Dawson
Nothing can be more correct than this; yet some approve 339of Mr. Harness's correction, Achieved men.
Cases may arise in which a correction of the judgment thus formed may be necessary.
mid-14c., "action of correcting," from Old French correccion (13c.) "correction, amendment; punishment, rebuke," from Latin correctionem (nominative correctio), noun of action from past participle stem of corrigere (see correct (v.)). Meaning "chastisement" is from late 14c. Meaning "an instance of correction" is from 1520s. House of correction was in a royal statute from 1575.