- 1.1 u c (of defect) corrección (f) so you'll take responsibility for it — correction, he will! [colloquial/familiar] así que tú te responsabilizas — nada de eso, la responsabilidad es suya [familiar/colloquial]More example sentences
More example sentences1.2 u (punishment) [dated & euph] correctivo (m) house of correction correccional (m or f), reformatorio (m)
- The key to this process is continuous correction of the output system by signals representing detected errors of the output, known as ‘negative feedback’.
- It drove his boss and his junior editors insane when he dropped a 10 inch thick printed copy onto their desks with red marks and slashes all over the place for correction in the word processing system.
- Surely neither need accuse the other of being seriously flawed because of some deficiency that is already in process of correction.
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- Poll workers must immediately make corrections if errors are found.
- I am very grateful to counsel for the many corrections of numerous inaccuracies.
- It deals with facts rather than judgments; in journalistic usage, a correction sets right an inaccuracy.
- Its prisons and correction facilities release convicted criminals when they have served their sentence.
- The prison was then meant as punishment, not correction, the head of one of the six jails in the prison complex said.
- This report helped to generate a great reform movement, substituting correction for punishment, at least in theory.
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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province.