Definition of Corrector

1. n. One who, or that which, corrects; as, a corrector of abuses; a corrector of the press; an alkali is a corrector of acids.



Definition of Corrector

1. Noun. One that corrects. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Corrector

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Corrector

corrections officer
corrections officers
correctitude
correctitudes
corrective
corrective emotional experience
corrective rapes
corrective shoe
correctively
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correctly
correctness
correctnesses
correctomundo
corrector (current term)
corrector magnet
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correctory
correctour
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correfoc
correfocs
correi
correi debendi
correlatable
correlate
correlated

Literary usage of Corrector

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1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1853)
"Here the corrector interpolates a whole line of his own, which we can by no means accept. The miserable Leontes, gazing on the supposed statue of his wife, ..."

2. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1914)
"corrector ITALIC—(P. 335) We find the idea of a governor of Italy in the famous advice to Angu- which Dion Cassius (52, 21) puts in the mouth of Maecenas. ..."

3. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1835)
"corrector of Opium. ... a German physician, the sulphate of soda is an excellent corrector of the unpleasant effects of opium, given in the proportion of a ..."

4. History of Zionism, 1600-1918 by Nahum Sokolow (1919)
"In this connection we meet Manasseh as publisher or corrector (proof reader) of his three partial and complete Bible editions: (i) ..."

5. The Confessions of an English Opium-eater by Thomas De Quincey (1913)
"As a corrector of Greek proofs (if in no other way), I might surely have gained enough for my slender wants. Such an office as this I could have discharged ..."

6. The Christian Remembrancer by William Scott (1853)
"The corrector gives us a substitute which recommends itself,—considering, ... Mr. Knight adopts the latter; but the corrector makes it ' slowly moving. ..."

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