|1.||to make free from errors|
|2.||to indicate the errors in|
|3.||to rebuke or punish in order to set right or improve: to correct a child; to stand corrected|
|4.||to counteract or rectify (a malfunction, ailment, etc): these glasses will correct your sight|
|5.||to adjust or make conform, esp to a standard|
|6.||free from error; true; accurate: the correct version|
|7.||in conformity with accepted standards: correct behaviour|
|[C14: from Latin corrigere to make straight, put in order, from com- (intensive) + regere to rule]|
correct cor·rect (kə-rěkt')
v. cor·rect·ed, cor·rect·ing, cor·rects
To remove, remedy, or counteract something, such as a malfunction or defect. adj.
Free from error or fault; true or accurate.