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English definition of “correct”

correct

adjective    /kəˈrekt/
in agreement with the true facts or with a generally accepted standard: It’s your responsibility to see that your tax return is correct. Do you have the correct time? "Did you testify that you recognized this man?" "That’s correct." correctly    /kəˈrekt·li/ adverb Have I pronounced your name correctly? correctness    /kəˈrekt·nəs/ noun [U]
(Definition of correct adjective from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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