un·​cor·​rect·​ed | \ ˌən-kə-ˈrek-təd How to pronounce uncorrected (audio) \

Definition of uncorrected

: not corrected : not made right an uncorrected typo : having flaws or errors uncorrected vision

Examples of uncorrected in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This is because Ramadan, which commemorates the revelation of the Quran to Muhammad, is based on an uncorrected lunar calendar and begins when observers in the Middle East literally see the crescent moon for the first time. Grayson Quay, The Week, 17 Apr. 2022 Meredith’s deceptive statements about Cameron go uncorrected. Scott D. Pierce, The Salt Lake Tribune, 7 Mar. 2022 But if left uncorrected, the problems the loss exposed could quickly spiral out of control. Kevin Baxter, Los Angeles Times, 12 Oct. 2021 More recent releases from bestselling authors—such as an uncorrected proof of Stephen King’s first novel, Carrie, on sale for $3,000—typically sell for less. Sophie Haigney, WSJ, 18 Aug. 2021 Other versions remain online uncorrected and have been shared thousands of times. Bayliss Wagner, USA TODAY, 9 Sep. 2021 This May, an uncorrected version of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone sold for over $29,000. Sophie Haigney, WSJ, 18 Aug. 2021 However, as with Adcock's reporting discrepancies, the commission apparently felt that Jackson had satisfied the affirmative defense provisions with regard to the $500 company contribution and the uncorrected report that followed. Joseph Flaherty, Arkansas Online, 16 July 2021 As long as this stratagem goes uncorrected, our nation’s investment in its Air Force will continue to be misunderstood. Dave Deptula, Forbes, 6 July 2021 See More

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First Known Use of uncorrected

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Uncorrected.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncorrected. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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un·​cor·​rect·​ed | \ -kə-ˈrek-təd How to pronounce uncorrected (audio) \

Medical Definition of uncorrected

: not corrected uncorrected vision


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