Corrective synonyms

kə-rĕk'tĭv
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Tending to restore or capable of restoring; esp., capable of restoring health, strength, consciousness, etc.
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Getting better
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(Archaic) Containing or making correction; corrective.
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(Educ.) Designating or of any special course of study for helping students overcome deficiencies in specific skills, abilities, or knowledge
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Serving or tending to cure.
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Of, pertaining to, or conducive to reform; reformative.
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healing, curing
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Causing physical harm or injury; harmful.
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Causing or able to cause harm; hurtful
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Tending to impair or damage; injurious; mischievous; occasioning loss or injury.
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healing, curing
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Serving or tending to amend; corrective.
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(Archaic) Pertaining to emendation; corrective
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That serves to reform or correct
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Antidote is defined as something that works against an unwanted condition to make it better.
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Any action taken to counteract or correct another
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A method, device or medication that restores good health.
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Free from error or fault; true or accurate.
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Advantage
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That enforces discipline by punishing or correcting
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Relating to discipline, i.e. order and/or punishment
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Of or pertaining to gradualism
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Of, pertaining to or causing infliction
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Of, or relating to penology.
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Of or pertaining to reformation
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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Promoting or conducive to some good purpose; beneficial
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