correction

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correction /kəˈrɛkʃən/ noun
plural corrections
correction
/kəˈrɛkʃən/
noun
plural corrections
Learner's definition of CORRECTION
[count] : a change that makes something right, true, accurate, etc.
[noncount] : the act of making something (such as an error or a bad condition) accurate or better : the act of correcting something
: the act or process of punishing and changing the behavior of people who have committed crimes
[noncount]
[plural]
(US) used to refer to government systems and actions that relate to punishing and dealing with criminals
often used before another noun

— correctional

/kəˈrɛkʃənl̟/ adjective, always used before a noun, chiefly US
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