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emend - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'emend' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Emend [ v. t.]
- To purge of faults; to make better; to correct; esp., to make corrections in (a literary work); to alter for the better by textual criticism, generally verbal.

Meaning of 'emend' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . emend [ v]
Meaning (1):
- make improvements or corrections to
Example in sentence:
  • the text was emended in the second edition