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correctives

noun
plural of corrective

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1 a force or influence that makes an opposing force ineffective or less effective
  • a substantial outflow of people proved to be the necessary corrective for the spiraling cost of housing

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2 something that corrects or counteracts something undesirable
  • the only corrective to bad behavior is good, firm discipline

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“Correctives.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/correctives. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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