What does Correctional mean?

Definitions for Correctional
kəˈrɛk ʃə nlCor·rec·tion·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. correctional(adj)

    concerned with or providing correction

    "a correctional institution"


  1. correctional(Adjective)

    Of, pertaining to, or intended for correction.

  2. correctional(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the imprisonment or rehabilitation of convicted criminals.

    correctional officer, correctional policy, correctional services.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Correctional(adj)

    tending to, or intended for, correction; used for correction; as, a correctional institution

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. correctionnel.]

How to pronounce Correctional?

  1. Alex
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How to say Correctional in sign language?

  1. correctional


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Correctional in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Correctional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Correctional in a Sentence

  1. Serene Gregg:

    They would be performing the functions of correctional officers.

  2. Vicky Botjer:

    The Wayne County Correctional Facility is housing the defendant in a safe environment.

  3. Cecil John Jacobs:

    We don't invite them here as correctional services. They come here because they do alleged crimes.

  4. Murasiet Mentoor:

    If you are a high profile inmate, you are at risk because the other inmates and the gangsters within the correctional services will target you.

  5. Joe Giacalone:

    In a correctional environment, these workers are kind of prisoners themselves, they are locked up for hours -- 12- or 18-hour shifts -- with these inmates.

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