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Definitions for (verb) rectify

Main entry: rectify Definition: convert into direct current Usage: rectify alternating current

Main entry: rectify, right, correct Definition: make right or correct Usage: Correct the mistakes; rectify the calculation

Main entry: rectify, remediate, remedy, repair, amend Definition: set straight or right Usage: remedy these deficiencies; rectify the inequities in salaries; repair an oversight

Main entry: reclaim, rectify, reform, regenerate Definition: bring, lead, or force to abandon a wrong or evil course of life, conduct, and adopt a right one Usage: The Church reformed me; reform your conduct

Main entry: rectify, refine Definition: reduce to a fine, unmixed, or pure state; separate from extraneous matter or cleanse from impurities Usage: refine sugar

Main entry: rectify Definition: math: determine the length of Usage: rectify a curve