emendate

emendate

[ee-muhn-deyt, em-uhn-, ih-men-deyt]
verb (used with object), emendated, emendating.
to emend (a text).

Origin:
1875–80; < Latin ēmendātus, past participle of ēmendāre. See emend, -ate1

emendator, noun
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