Definitions for erratumɪˈrɑ təm, ɪˈreɪ-, ɪˈræt əm
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misprint, erratum, typographical error, typo, literal error, literal(noun)
a mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kind
An error, especially one in a printed work.
an error or mistake in writing or printing
Origin: [L., fr. errare, erratum, to wander, err. See Err.]
An erratum or corrigendum is a correction of a book or article. An erratum is most commonly issued shortly after its original text is published. Patches to security issues in a computer program are also sometimes called errata. As a general rule, publishers issue an erratum for a production error and a corrigendum for an author's error.
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