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proofread

proof·read

proofread

 
pronunciation:
pruf rid
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: proofread, proofreading, proofreads
definition: to examine (a manuscript or printer's proof) for errors and mark corrections on.
similar words:
proof
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to examine a manuscript or printer's proof for errors and mark corrections.
similar words:
proof
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derivation: proofreader (n.)