diff --git a/libraries/base/GHC/Base.hs b/libraries/base/GHC/Base.hs
index 498964b86d586dcaa7ee416f4e75318440c27f93..610e2996a82c1e8c03a1ed2cb61836748784304a 100644
--- a/libraries/base/GHC/Base.hs
+++ b/libraries/base/GHC/Base.hs
@@ -679,7 +679,7 @@ class Functor f => Applicative f where
-- | Lift a function to actions.
-- This function may be used as a value for `fmap` in a `Functor` instance.
--
--- | Using @ApplicativeDo@: \'@'liftA' f as@\' can be understood as the
+-- Using @ApplicativeDo@: \'@'liftA' f as@\' can be understood as the
-- @do@ expression
--
--