Thesaurus / rectifying

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But, he added, he had found a means of rectifying what was wrong.

A Book of GhostsSabine Baring-Gould

"All you needed to do was to complain in a genteel way, and I would have been just as genteel in rectifying," pleaded Files.

In most cases the trouble of rectifying this disorder falls anywhere but where it should.

The little ants busied themselves actively in rectifying the disorder.

The InsectJules Michelet

She pointed out to me several small defects which required adjusting and rectifying.

A Heroine of FranceEvelyn Everett-Green

This procedure for rectifying boundaries between a County and a City is highly unusual in the Virginia experience.

A History of the Boundaries of Arlington County, VirginiaOffice of the County Manager, Arlington

Man, who has a natural desire to knowledge, began by rectifying, and demonstrating the errors of the senses.

Buffon's Natural History. Volume IX (of 10)Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon

The rectifying conductors are in many cases crystals, hence these detectors are called "Crystal Detectors."

The gold bill, rectifying the erroneous valuation of that metal, had passed in 1834: an influx of gold coin followed.

The rectifying of this was one of the numerous difficulties I had to encounter during my mission.

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