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Each of the two, music and gymnastic, is indispensable as a supplement and corrective to the other.

She consulted the glass once more—gave one or two corrective touches to her hair and her cap—and hastened into the boudoir.

My Lady's MoneyWilkie Collins

That experience has shown the need for some corrective action, and we should promptly proceed to amend that act.

Emily gently suggested a French lesson as a corrective of this unpleasant “buzz.”

Where the corrective of knowledge is absent, we see that it could not be otherwise.

We will now discuss the action of the second, corrective factor, in the inducement of development.

To many this problem seemed wholly insoluble, because its solution involved a suspension or a corrective of a law of nature.

What a corrective we here find of those ultra-spiritual views which make shipwreck of faith!

A friend of mine, it is true, swells in that direction as an amateur, but he rolls night and morning as a corrective.

Hints to PilgrimsCharles Stephen Brooks

No men stopped us, for there were none about from the Palace of Corrective Detention, and the others knew nothing.

AnthemAyn Rand

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