Definition of error correction in English:

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error correction

noun

Computing
The automatic correction of errors that arise from the incorrect transmission of digital data.
Example sentences
  • Each device has a pipeline structure and uses digital error correction to provide good static linearity, according to the company.
  • The message payload is re-encoded to compute error correction encoded bits.
  • The very first version didn't use any kind of error correction protocol, so it had a tendency to garble things up or crash.

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Syllabification: er·ror cor·rec·tion

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