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The Death of Ivan Ilych
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rectify -- as in: rectify the error
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The Death of Ivan Ilych
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  • This had to be rectified, but it was impossible to do so.
  • "But if that is so," he said to himself, "and i am leaving this life with the consciousness that I have lost all that was given me and it is impossible to rectify it — what then?"
  • At that very moment Ivan Ilych fell through and caught sight of the light, and it was revealed to him that though his life had not been what it should have been, this could still be rectified.

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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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