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Erratum

[Latin, Error.] The term used in the Latin formula for the assignment of mistakes made in a case.

After reviewing a case, if a judge decides that there was no error, he or she indicates so by replying, "In nollo est erratum," which means, "no error was committed." The plural is errata.

See: error, fault, miscue, misstatement, mistake, oversight
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In addition, The Penguin Press and the authors are taking a number of corrective actions, including inserting erratum slips in Penguin's remaining copies of the book, providing erratum slips to Penguin's accounts for insertion into books that have already been shipped, and advising media organizations that will be interviewing the authors of the error.
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submitted corrections to their paper, which were published as an Erratum in the February 2005 issue of EHP (Environ Health Perspect 113:A89).