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emend

e·mend

emend

 
 
pronunciation:
ih mend
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: emended, emending, emends
definition: to correct or improve (written text), esp. by removing errors; edit.
The document was emended so that it included the correct dates.
similar words:
correct, edit, revise
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derivation: emendable (adj.)
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