Definition of “correctional” - English Dictionary

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“correctional” in British English

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correctionaladjective

uk /kəˈrek.ʃən.əl/ us /kəˈrek.ʃən.əl/ mainly US formal

relating to the punishment and treatment of people who have committed crimes:

a correctional program
correctional personnel

(Definition of “correctional” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)