• (adj): Free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth.
    Example: "The correct answer"; "the correct version"
    Synonyms: right
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on correct:

Limbal Relaxing Incisions
... (LRI) are a refractive surgical procedure to correct minor astigmatism in the eye ... LRI have become the most common technique to correct astigmatism as part of cataract surgery ... And the incisions can easily be extended later if the original procedure did not correct all of the astigmatism ...
Anomalous Cancellation
... procedural error that gives a numerically correct answer ... operation, and does not in general give a correct answer, but in some rare cases the result is numerically the same as if a correct procedure had been applied ... Examples of anomalous cancellations which still produce the correct result include The article by Boas analyzes two-digit cases in bases other than base 10, e.g ...
Coda (board Game) - Gameplay
... If the proposed value is not correct, the player must reveal the tile he/she has drawn and insert it at the correct place within his/her own code giving consequently information about his/her code ... If the proposed value was correct the opponent must reveal the matching tile in his code, and the active player may decide go on proposing values for hidden opponent tiles until he/she either guesses ... to stop he/she inserts the drawn tile without revealing it at the correct place in his/her code making consequently the code longer ...
Correct Sampling
... whether airborne, suspended in liquid, aerosol, or aggragated), correct sampling is defined in Gy's sampling theory as a sampling scenario in which all particles in a population ... Although generally non-zero, for correct sampling this bias is thought to be negligible ...
List Of Canada's Worst Handyman 2 Episodes - Episode 2: Electric Circus - Solar Panels
... without checking whether his sloped pieces are at the correct angle of 60 degrees ... He is eventually finished at 63 minutes, with all angles correct ... trouble using his speed square to determine the correct angle ...

More definitions of "correct":

  • (verb): Make right or correct.
    Example: "Correct the mistakes"
    Synonyms: rectify, right
  • (verb): Punish in order to gain control or enforce obedience.
    Synonyms: discipline, sort out
  • (adj): Socially right or correct.
    Example: "Correct behavior"
    Synonyms: right
  • (verb): Treat a defect.
    Example: "The new contact lenses will correct for his myopia"
  • (adj): In accord with accepted standards of usage or procedure.
    Synonyms: right
  • (adj): Correct in opinion or judgment.
    Synonyms: right
  • (verb): Alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard.
    Example: "Correct the alignment of the front wheels"
    Synonyms: adjust, set

Famous quotes containing the word correct:

    who knows when what correct young woman must take up her body
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    I am using it [the word ‘perceive’] here in such a way that to say of an object that it is perceived does not entail saying that it exists in any sense at all. And this is a perfectly correct and familiar usage of the word.
    —A.J. (Alfred Jules)

    The taste is in my mouth a little; and this, no doubt, disqualifies me, to some extent, to form correct opinions.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)