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  Words related to rectify

Related / Similar Words: correct, right, remediate, remedy, repair, amend, reform, reclaim, regenerate, refine

 

Definition:
  • convert into direct current; "rectify alternating current";
  • make right or correct; "Correct the mistakes"; "rectify the calculation";
  • set straight or right; "remedy these deficiencies"; "rectify the inequities in salaries"; "repair an oversight";
  • bring, lead, or force to abandon a wrong or evil course of life, conduct, and adopt a right one; "The Church reformed me"; "reform your conduct";
  • reduce to a fine, unmixed, or pure state; separate from extraneous matter or cleanse from impurities; "refine sugar";
  • math: determine the length of; "rectify a curve";

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    Hyponyms: remediate, remedy, repair, amend, debug, moralize, moralise

     

    Grouped Verbs: reform, straighten out, see the light

     

    Derivational Morphology: rectification, correction, reparation, amends, redress, remedy, remediation, rectifier, reclamation, reformation, reform, reformer, reformist, crusader, meliorist, refining, refinement, purification, refiner

     

    Anagrams: certify

     

     
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