copyreading

copyread

[kop-ee-reed]
verb (used with object), copyread [kop-ee-ee-red] , copyreading [kop-ee-ree-ding] .
to work on (copy) as a copyreader.

Origin:
1940–45; back formation from copyreader

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copyread (ˈkɒpɪˌriːd)
 
vb , -reads, -reading, -read
(US) to subedit

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