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Correctional Cor*rec"tion*al (k?r-r?k"sh?n-a]/>l), a. [Cf. F.
Tending to, or intended for, correction; used for correction;
as, a correctional institution.
Correctioner Cor*rec"tion*er (-?r), n.
One who is, or who has been, in the house of correction.
House of correction--Simonds.
House car (Railroad), a freight car with inclosing sides
and a roof; a box car.
House of correction. See Correction.
House cricket (Zo["o]l.), a European cricket (Gryllus
domesticus), which frequently lives in houses, between
the bricks of chimneys and fireplaces. It is noted for the
loud chirping or stridulation of the males.
House dog, a dog kept in or about a dwelling house.
House finch (Zo["o]l.), the burion.
House flag, a flag denoting the commercial house to which a
merchant vessel belongs.
House fly (Zo["o]l.), a common fly (esp. Musca
domestica), which infests houses both in Europe and
America. Its larva is a maggot which lives in decaying
substances or excrement, about sink drains, etc.
House of God, a temple or church.
House of ill fame. See Ill fame under Ill, a.
House martin (Zo["o]l.), a common European swallow
(Hirundo urbica). It has feathered feet, and builds its
nests of mud against the walls of buildings. Called also
house swallow, and window martin.
House mouse (Zo["o]l.), the common mouse (Mus musculus).
House physician, the resident medical adviser of a hospital
or other public institution.
House snake (Zo["o]l.), the milk snake.
House sparrow (Zo["o]l.), the common European sparrow
(Passer domesticus). It has recently been introduced
into America, where it has become very abundant, esp. in
cities. Called also thatch sparrow.
House spider (Zo["o]l.), any spider which habitually lives
in houses. Among the most common species are Theridium
tepidariorum and Tegenaria domestica.
House surgeon, the resident surgeon of a hospital.
House wren (Zo["o]l.), the common wren of the Eastern
United States (Troglodytes a["e]don). It is common about
houses and in gardens, and is noted for its vivacity, and
loud musical notes. See Wren.
Religious house, a monastery or convent.
The White House, the official residence of the President of
the United States; -- hence, colloquially, the office of
Incorrection In`cor*rec"tion, n. [Pref. in- not + correction:
cf. F. incorrection.]
Want of correction, restraint, or discipline. [Obs.]
Meaning of Correction from wikipedia
- mechanics) radiative correction oblique correction
with titles containing Correction Corrections
- In criminal
, and correctional
, are umbrella terms describing
- p****ive power factor correction
may be used to counteract
factor. The devices
of the power factor
- Gamma correction
, or often simply
gamma, is a nonlinear operation
used to encode
and decode luminance
or tristimulus values
or still image
- In statistics, the Bonferroni correction
is one of several methods
used to counteract
comparisons. Italian mathematician
in computer science
and telecommunication, error detection
or error control
that enable reliable delivery
- In statistics, Bessel's correction
is the use of n − 1 instead
of n in the formula
for the sample variance
and sample standard
n is the...
ANOVA. The correction functions
as both an estimate
(sphericity) and a correction
for lack of sphericity. The correction
- A correction fluid
or white-out is an opaque, usually
white, fluid applied
to mask errors
in text. Once dried, it can be written
over. It is typically...
- it theoretically. Hence
an end correction
is sometimes required
to appropriately study
its properties. The end correction depends
on the radius
of the object...