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Verb: edit  e-dit
  1. Prepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting
    "Edit a book on lexical semantics"; "she edited the letters of the politician so as to omit the most personal passages";
    - redact
     
  2. Supervise the publication of
    "The same family has been editing the influential newspaper for almost 100 years"
     
  3. Separate and assemble the components of
    "edit film"; "edit out film";
    - cut, edit out
     
  4. Cut or eliminate
    "she edited the juiciest scenes";
    - blue-pencil, delete

Derived forms: edited, edits, editing

Type of: alter, bring out, censor, change, issue, modify, publish, put out, release

Encyclopedia: Edit