v. make textual corrections; emend, correct, amend

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • emendate — emendator, n. /ee meuhn dayt , em euhn , i men dayt/, v.t., emendated, emendating. to emend (a text). [1875 80; < L emendatus, ptp. of emendare. See EMEND, ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • emendate — /ˈiməndeɪt/ (say eemuhndayt) verb (t) (emendated, emendating) to emend (a text). {Latin ēmendātus, past participle of ēmendāre to correct} –emendator, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • emendate — [ē′men dāt΄, ēməndāt΄; ē men′dāt, imen′dāt] vt. emendated, emendating [< L emendatus, pp. of emendare] EMEND (sense 2) emendator n. emendatory [ē men′də tôr΄ē, i men′də tôr΄ē] adj …   English World dictionary

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