(astronomy) The adjustment of a globe preparatory to the solution of a proposed problem.
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Rectification Sentence Examples
These disputes were settled by a rectification of boundaries which assigned Blekinge to Denmark.
You will also learn how it can be very useful, even decisive, in chart rectification.
Altogether, we see that weights have descended from original varieties with so little intercomparison that no rectification of their values has been made, and hence there is as much variety in any one place and time as in all together.
Data subject may apply to court for an order for rectification, blocking, erasure or destruction.
In the same volume are treatises on "Geometric Loci, or Spherical Tangencies," and on the "Rectification of Curves," besides a restoration of "Apollonius's Plane Loci," together with the author's correspondence addressed to Descartes, Pascal, Roberval, Huygens and others.