Definition of 'remedial'
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This prohibits an operation or activity being continued until specified remedial action has been taken.Personnel Management: A New Approach (1991) THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)
Many of us need remedial education.Christianity Today (2000)
The leaders of these nations will be considering remedial action for the global economy and proposals for a new international financial architecture.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Positive Parent Power (1991) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It would encourage successful schools to recruit these children and allow turnaround schools to rapidly increase staff numbers and focus on remedial teaching.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Urban schools generally spend less money on books and classroom instruction, and more on health and remedial education.Sociology (1995) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The core home furnishing ranges continue to perform well while fashion should see some improvement in the second half against easy comparatives following remedial action.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Companies also have a responsibility to undertake remedial action if human rights abuses have occurred at any point in an existing or past supply chain.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Some secondary schools have to hold remedial reading classes for 11-year-olds to cope with the demands of the secondary school curriculum.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
There is a danger of focusing too much on the mis-selling and the potential for compensation rather than taking remedial action.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
But he admitted that any remedial action could well have no effect, as the information was already in the public domain.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Given the high proportion of children still leaving primary school in need of remedial teaching in these areas, this may actually be desirable.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
And the more complex a business is, the more difficult it is to figure out what went wrong and to take the right remedial action.MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Universities are not the places for remedial education in composing an essay or gutting a book; academics don't have the time.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
So this leaves it to our politicians to address the risks posed by'too big to fail' and to take remedial action.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Because of its remedial fiscal action, Canada managed to record budget surpluses for more than a decade till the most recent global banking crisis.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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