from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An error to be corrected, especially a printer's error.
- n. A list of errors in a book along with their corrections.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An error that is to be corrected in a printed work after publication.
- n. A list of errors in a printed work as a separate page of corrections, known as an errata page.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A fault or error to be corrected.
- n. A correction of an error, especially in a printed document.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Something, especially a word or phrase in print, that is to be corrected or altered.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a printer's error; to be corrected
It is therefore obvious that this error should be corrected (via some kind of corrigendum to the WG2 report perhaps), but it is important to realise that this doesn't mean that Himalayan glaciers are doing just fine.
The word "corrigendum" usually means a list of errors and their corrections. are sometimes issued by ISO.
Good published a corrigendum to one of his previous papers.
Mumbai police today submitted a corrigendum before the MCOCA court stating that the demand made in the remand application to verify links between Indian Mujahideen and Lashkar-e-Taiba was an error on their part, a senior crime branch officer said.
Again, the writ of corrigendum and apology further indexes the print media preparedness to create the enabling environment to work and protect the integrity and privacy of the government and every right-thinking member of the society generally.
Look at a standard accepted by NAture in the Mann corrigendum.
In 2004 Mann, Bradley, and Hughes published a corrigendum to their 1998 article, correcting a number of mistakes in the online supplementary information that accompanied their article but leaving the actual results unchanged.
The Hockey Team did issue a corrigendum, though they do not admit it on their site.
Neither Birffa nor Science felt that a corrigendum was required to provide a correct identification of the data actually used in his calculation.
In similar circumstances, I would be proactive and seek reassurance from my coauthors that the matter was not a problem; if it was a problem, I would request that they issue a corrigendum voluntarily.