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Definition of Rectify

Rectify

  1. To make or set right; to correct from a wrong, erroneous, or false state; to amend; as, to rectify errors, mistakes, or abuses; to rectify the will, the judgment, opinions; to rectify disorders.
  2. To refine or purify by repeated distillation or sublimation, by which the fine parts of a substance are separated from the grosser; as, to rectify spirit of wine.
  3. To produce ( as factitious gin or brandy) by redistilling low wines or ardent spirits (whisky, rum, etc.), flavoring substances, etc., being added.
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Rectify Translations

rectify in French is rectifier, rectifient, rectifions, rectifiez
rectify in German is gleichrichten, richtigstellen
rectify in Italian is emendare
rectify in Spanish is justificar, rectificar