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1. The act or process of remedying something that is undesirable or deficient: remediation of the pollution from the factories.
2. The act or process of providing remedial education: remediation of poor writing skills in college students.

re·me′di·ate′ v.
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Verb1.remediate - set straight or rightremediate - set straight or right; "remedy these deficiencies"; "rectify the inequities in salaries"; "repair an oversight"
correct, right, rectify - make right or correct; "Correct the mistakes"; "rectify the calculation"
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In an effort to divert this resource from landfills, novel approaches have been developed to remediate, recycle, or reuse CCA-treated wood (Kamdem and Munson 1996, Stephan et al.
But we can't remediate when there is nothing to remediate.
We found some gaps in existing documentation and some control deficiencies, but, because we got started early, we were able to remediate the deficiencies and retest the controls," Edmonds recounts.
Because the perceived need to remediate is subjective, an increased mold-level reading may spur people to remediate--perhaps out of mold hysteria--regardless of whether the mold may be harmful.
AFS had the work translated and offers it as a textbook to clarify the difficult, often ambiguous, effort to identify and remediate casting defects.
Novel approaches to remediate, recycle, or reuse this material are being developed [3,9-11,15-17].
That changes the entire equation if you could get an $80 million check and not build the school versus $100 million to finish it and remediate it.
EdgeWall features an easy-to-use interface, via Vernier's Control Server, that allows administrators to immediately identify users that introduce malware or violate a security policy, block access to those users, scan non-compliant devices and remediate security issues before re-admitting users to the network.
In order to preserve their right to seek contribution from other PRPs under CERCLA, private parties may be apt to wait for government to either (1) compel a cleanup of the site or (2) remediate the site and sue to recover its response costs.
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In addition, respondents familiar with mold-related incidents in commercial real estate transactions said it takes an average of $11 million to remediate.