from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which sets right, or renders conformable to a certain standard, usage, or rule, or to an original or a model; one who corrects errors.
  • noun One who or that which counteracts or removes whatever is injurious, obnoxious, or defective: as, a corrector of abuses; a corrector of acidity, etc.
  • noun One who amends or corrects, or seeks to amend or correct, the character or conduct of another, by criticism, reproof, or chastisement.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who, or that which, corrects.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One that corrects.


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