verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Examples from the Web for correctness
Not surprisingly, they are more into “correctness” and the rules than Americans tend to be.
We had succeeded beyond his expectations, and the correctness of his original theory had been fully demonstrated.Bucholz and the Detectives|Allan Pinkerton
But even with him, simplicity, because necessary to speed, is second in merit only to correctness.
Most of these changes are certainly highly poetical, and, while we admire their ingenuity, we do not impugn their correctness.The Bon Gaultier Ballads|William Edmonstoune Aytoun
British Dictionary definitions for correctness
Derived forms of correctcorrectable or correctible, adjectivecorrectly, adverbcorrectness, nouncorrector, noun
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Idioms and Phrases with correctness
see stand corrected.