Definition of corrigendum noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌkɒrɪˈdʒendəm//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɔːrɪˈdʒendəm//
, NAmE//ˌkɑːrɪˈdʒendəm//
(pl. corrigenda
BrE BrE//ˌkɒrɪˈdʒendə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɔːrɪˈdʒendə//
, NAmE//ˌkɑːrɪˈdʒendə//
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something to be corrected, especially a mistake in a printed book Word Originearly 19th cent.: Latin, neuter gerundive of corrigere ‘bring into order’, from cor- ‘together’ + regere ‘guide’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: corrigendum