Significado de “correction” - Diccionario inglés

correction en inglés británico

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correctionnoun

uk /kəˈrek.ʃən/ us /kəˈrek.ʃən/

correction noun (CHANGE)

B1 [ C or U ] a change made to something in order to correct or improve it, or the action of making such a change:

She was disappointed to see her essay returned with a huge number of corrections in red ink.

[ C or U ] specialized also market correction finance & economics a change in prices in a financial market, especially when they go down after a period of being too high in relation to the real situation in a company, the economy, etc.:

It looks like last week's correction is over and prices are going to go higher.

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correction noun (PUNISHMENT)

[ U ] old-fashioned punishment of a type that is intended to improve bad behaviour

corrections [ plural ] US formal

the set of methods available for punishing and treating people who have committed crimes:

a corrections officer

(Definición de correction de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

correction en inglés americano

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correctionnoun [ C/U ]

us /kəˈrek·ʃən/

a change to make something right or correct, or the act of making such changes:

[ C ] I made a number of corrections to the manuscript.
[ U ] Several errors in this report need correction.

(Definición de correction de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

correction en inglés de negocios

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correctionnoun [ C or U ]

uk /kəˈrekʃən/ us

also market correction FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a change in the prices in a financial market, especially when they go down after a period when they have been too high in relation to the real situation in companies, the economy, etc.:

It looks like last week's correction is over and prices are going to go higher.

the fact of making something, for example an amount or a calculation, more accurate:

correction to sth No corrections to these figures will be allowed once the form has been submitted.

(Definición de correction de Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)