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English definition of “correct”

correct

verb [T]    /kəˈrekt/
to show or fix what is wrong; make right: He knew she was mistaken but made no effort to correct her. It is the policy of this newspaper to correct errors of fact that appear in its news columns. Doctors can now use laser surgery to correct certain eye problems.
(Definition of correct verb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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