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rectify -- as in: rectify the error
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Middlemarch
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  • Lydgate did not make the affair a ground for valuing himself or (very particularly) despising Minchin, such rectification of misjudgments often happening among men of equal qualifications.
  • He walked up-stairs, candle in hand, not knowing whether he should straightway enter his own room and go to bed, or turn to the patient’s room and rectify his omission.

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  • I am doing what I can to rectify the error.
  • We are working to rectify the accounts and send refunds to everyone who was overbilled.

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