correction fluid

noun

Definition of correction fluid 

: a liquid used to paint over typing or writing errors

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This time, the book’s title comes from a message written in correction fluid on a beat-up green gym bag that Albertine discovers on top of a wardrobe after her mother’s death. Joanna Scutts, The New Republic, "Viv Albertine’s Punk Memories," 10 May 2018

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1968, in the meaning defined above

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correction fluid

noun

English Language Learners Definition of correction fluid

: a liquid used to cover typing or writing errors

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