- pl. of erratum
- a list of errors with their corrections, inserted on a separate page (errata page) of a published work
Errata are defined as errors in something published, or a list of errors and their corrections.
An example of errata is the names of two actresses being misspelled on the cover of a magazine.
- The last errata came just in time to be inserted.
- Pain (1725), which he recognized as one of the great errata of his life.
- In 1797 she presented to the Royal Society an Index to Flamsteed's observations, together with a catalogue of 561 stars accidentally omitted from the "British Catalogue," and a list of the errata in that publication.
- Variants, or, more probably, as emendations corresponding to the errata or corrigenda of a modern printed book.
- He was an excellent compositor and pressman; his workmanship, clear impressions, black ink and comparative freedom from errata did much to get him the public printing in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and the printing of the paper money a and other public matters in Delaware.