Rectification

Definition of Rectification

Rec`ti`fi`ca´tion   Pronunciation: r?k`t?`f?`k?1sh?n
n.1.The act or operation of rectifying; as, the rectification of an error; the rectification of spirits.
After the rectification of his views, he was incapable of compromise with profounder shapes of error.
- De Quincey.
2.(Geom.) The determination of a straight line whose length is equal a portion of a curve.
Rectification of a globe
(Astron.) its adjustment preparatory to the solution of a proposed problem.

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