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Adjective: corrective  ku'rek-tiv
  1. Designed to promote discipline
    "the teacher's action was corrective rather than instructional";
    - disciplinary, disciplinal
  2. Tending or intended to correct or counteract or restore to a normal condition
    "corrective measures"; "corrective lenses"
Noun: corrective  ku'rek-tiv
  1. A device for treating injury or disease
    - restorative

Derived forms: correctives

See also: bettering, nonindulgent, strict

Type of: device