Definitions for erratumɪˈrɑ təm, ɪˈreɪ-, ɪˈræt əm

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word erratum

Princeton's WordNet

  1. misprint, erratum, typographical error, typo, literal error, literal(noun)

    a mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kind


  1. erratum(Noun)

    An error, especially one in a printed work.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Erratum(noun)

    an error or mistake in writing or printing


  1. Erratum

    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.

Translations for erratum

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for erratum »


Find a translation for the erratum definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these erratum definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"erratum." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 26 Jan. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for erratum?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for erratum: