verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Words nearby correct
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Examples from the Web for corrector
In a medical point of view it has been regarded as a cerebral stimulant and anti-soporific, and as a corrector of opium.
It possesses active powers, and is a great antiseptic and corrector of putrescence and mortification.
He was likewise unable to add the English column to the dialogues, a task which was undertaken by the corrector of the press.
If I made myself the corrector of the young German's statements, I would become his collaborator.The King of the Mountains|Edmond About
Instead of being the guide and corrector of the organs of the temporal power, it was the worst of their accomplices.Diderot and the Encyclopaedists (Vol 1 of 2)|John Morley
British Dictionary definitions for corrector
Derived forms of correctcorrectable or correctible, adjectivecorrectly, adverbcorrectness, nouncorrector, noun
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Medicine definitions for corrector
Idioms and Phrases with corrector
see stand corrected.