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Noun: bowdlerizer  'bowd-lu,rI-zu(r) or 'bawd-lu,rI-zu(r)
  1. A person who edits a text by removing obscene or offensive words or passages
    "Thomas Bowdler was a famous bowdlerizer";
    - expurgator, bowdleriser [Brit]

Derived forms: bowdlerizers

Type of: editor, editor in chief