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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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1. the action of remedying something, esp the reversal or stopping of damage to the environment
2. (Environmental Science) the action of remedying something, esp the reversal or stopping of damage to the environment
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(rɪˌmi diˈeɪ ʃən)

the correction of something defective or deficient.
[1810–20; < Latin remediā(re) to remedy + -tion]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.remediation - act of correcting an error or a fault or an evilremediation - act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
correction, rectification - the act of offering an improvement to replace a mistake; setting right
salve - anything that remedies or heals or soothes; "he needed a salve for his conscience"
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Comprised of network and security-certified professionals, the Industrial IT Solutions group focuses on four key activities, assessing a plant's assets against industry standards, regulatory requirements and best practices; remediating issues identified in the assessment phase with a custom-designed program; managing the plant's industrial IT investment with support, training, and services such as network security administration, anti-virus management, and patch management; maintaining the plant's solutions through programs such as performance and security monitoring, change management, monthly status reporting, and other related services.
A $3M southeastern soil remediation/scrap metal recycler specializes in remediating and transporting contaminated soil, treating/burning the contaminants, and selling the treated soil to construction companies for reuse.
Scientists and engineers survey a number of approaches and methods for remediating polluted soil and ground water in Mexico.
It generates 100% actionable results, enabling developers and security teams to focus on remediating core issues and building a software security program that is linked with the application development process, the company said.
The proposed Remediation Stipulation Program (RSP) would offer owners and developers an important new path to remediating and redeveloping contaminated property without participating in the BCP, while still obtaining some liability protection from the state.