rectification

noun
rec·​ti·​fi·​ca·​tion | \ˌrek-tə-fə-ˈkā-shən \

Medical Definition of rectification 

1 : the conversion of alternating to direct current

2 : a process by which distilled spirits are blended together or substantially changed by the addition usually of spirits, flavoring, or coloring material

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