able to be rectified.
Mathematics. of or relating to a curve or arc that has finite length.
[rek-tuh-fi-key-shuh n] /ˌrɛk tə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of rectifying, or the fact of being rectified. 2. Astrology. the method by which the known times of major events in one’s life are used to determine an unknown time of birth.
verb (used with object), rectified, rectifying. 1. to make, put, or set right; remedy; correct: He sent them a check to rectify his account. 2. to put right by adjustment or calculation, as an instrument or a course at sea. 3. Chemistry. to purify (especially a spirit or liquor) by repeated distillation. 4. Electricity. to […]
- Rectified spirit
noun 1. (chem) a constant-boiling mixture of ethanol and water, containing 95.6 per cent ethanol
noun 1. a person or thing that rectifies. 2. Electricity. an apparatus in which current flows more readily in one direction than the other, for changing an alternating current into a direct current. 3. the apparatus that in distillation separates the most volatile material by condensing it; condenser. noun 1. an electronic device, such as […]