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er·ra·tum

 (ĭ-rä′təm, ĭ-rā′-)
n. pl. er·ra·ta (-tə)
An error in printing or writing, especially such an error noted in a list of corrections and bound into a book.

[Latin errātum, from neuter past participle of errāre, to stray; see ers- in Indo-European roots.]

erratum

(ɪˈrɑːtəm)
n, pl -ta (-tə)
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) an error in writing or printing
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) another name for corrigendum
[C16: from Latin: mistake, from errāre to err]

er•ra•tum

(ɪˈrɑ təm, ɪˈreɪ-, ɪˈræt əm)

n., pl. -ta (-tə).
[1580–90; < Latin, n. use of errātum, neuter past participle of errāre to wander, err]
usage: See errata.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.erratum - a mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kinderratum - a mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kind
mistake, error - part of a statement that is not correct; "the book was full of errors"

erratum

noun
An act or thought that unintentionally deviates from what is correct, right, or true:
Translations
خَطَأ مَطْبَعي
trykfejl
leiîrétting, villuskrá
spaudos klaida
iespiedkļūda
baskı yanlışıdizgi hatası

erratum

[eˈrɑːtəm] N (errata (pl)) → errata f

erratum

n pl <errata> → Erratum nt

erratum

(iˈraːtəm) plural erˈrata (-tə) noun
an error in writing or printing. The errata are listed at the beginning of the book.
References in classic literature ?
ERRATUM.--We are requested by Reuter's Telegram Company to correct an erroneous announcement made in their Brisbane telegram of the 2d inst., published in our impression of the 5th inst., stating that "Lady Kennedy had given birth to twins, the eldest being a son." The Company explain that the message they received contained the words "Governor of Queensland, TWINS FIRST SON." Being, however, subsequently informed that Sir Arthur Kennedy was unmarried and that there must be some mistake, a telegraphic repetition was at once demanded.
An erratum is a published note that corrects one or more errors or omissions in an earlier published journal article [1].
The PCOO also published an erratum on its website and apologized to Gatchalian for the error.
Hours after the senator posted on Twitter, the state-run communications armagency published an erratum on its website.
But two hours after, the NIB sent an erratum to media for attributing the radio interview to the real Duterte.
Effective for 2015 publication date, NLM is retaining citations for errata notices and creating a 2-way link between the citation for the erratum notice and the citation for the original article as we do for citations for retraction notices and retracted papers.
Erratum to "Synthesis, Structure, and Thermal Stability of Poly(methyl methacrylate)-co-poly(3-tri(methoxysilyil)propyl methacrylate)/Montmorillonite Nanocomposites" by Carvalho, H.W.P., Suzana, A.F., Santilli, C.V.
This is evidenced by theconsiderable number of the manuscripts which have been corrected by the authors after publication.9-15 However since the error reported here mayinfluence the reliability of global estimations and also misinform the local programs we respectfully ask the researchers to correct the above-mentioned error by writing an erratum.