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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Determining of the length of a curve; The act of offering an improvement to replace a mistake; (chemistry) the process of refinement of a substance through a certain process.

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  • All this lead us to what we call the rectification process.
  • Portnoy Rounds up comments from Taiwanese bloggers on the name rectification affair.
  • Geo-rectification is expensive because it's time-consuming, but could it be crowdsourced?
  • Mark Harrison points to a great commentary on the name rectification issue I assume he wrote it: for more
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