verb (used with object)
to edit or change (a text).
to free from faults or errors; correct.
(transitive) to make corrections or improvements in (a text) by critical editing
c.1400, from Latin emendare “to free from fault,” from ex- “out” (see ex-) + mendum (nominative menda) “fault, blemish” (see amend). Related: Emended; emending.
[ee-muh n-deyt, em-uh n-, ih-men-deyt] /ˈi mənˌdeɪt, ˈɛm ən-, ɪˈmɛn deɪt/ verb (used with object), emendated, emendating. 1. to (a text).
[ee-muh n-dey-shuh n, em-uh n-] /ˌi mənˈdeɪ ʃən, ˌɛm ən-/ noun 1. a correction or change, as of a text. 2. the act of . /ˌiːmɛnˈdeɪʃən/ noun 1. a correction or improvement in a text 2. the act or process of emending n. mid-15c., of ways of life; 17c., of texts; from Latin emendationem (nominative […]
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[em-er-uh ld, em-ruh ld] /ˈɛm ər əld, ˈɛm rəld/ noun 1. a rare variety of beryl that is colored green by chromium and valued as a gem. 2. . 3. Printing. (in Britain) a 6½-point type of a size between nonpareil and minion. 4. Ornithology. any of numerous small bright green hummingbirds of the genus […]