Remediation is the act of correcting an error or stopping something bad from happening.
When a company that polluted takes steps to clean up the water supply, this is an example of remediation.
- the act or process of remedying
- Educ. the act or process of remedying or overcoming learning disabilities or problems
Origin of remediationfrom remedy + -ation
- The act or process of remedying something that is undesirable or deficient: remediation of the pollution from the factories.
- The act or process of providing remedial education: remediation of poor writing skills in college students.