how to pronounce correctness


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correctness is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of correctness in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… to be verified for correctness as the …”

meanings of correctness


  1. The state of an algorithm that correctly mirrors its specification.
  2. Conformity to recognized standards.
  3. Freedom from error.
  4. Conformity to the truth or to fact.

correctness frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word correctness occurs in english on average 4.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics correctness can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that correctness can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

words that rhyme with correctness


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