rectification

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Noun[edit]

rectification (plural rectifications)

  1. The action or process of rectifying.
    the rectification of an error; the rectification of spirits
    • De Quincey
      After the rectification of his views, he was incapable of compromise with profounder shapes of error.
  2. (geometry) The determination of a straight line whose length is equal to a portion of a curve.
  3. (astronomy) The adjustment of a globe preparatory to the solution of a proposed problem.

Translations[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin rectificatio.

Noun[edit]

rectification f (plural rectifications)

  1. rectification

Related terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

External links[edit]