Emend

Definition of Emend

E`mend´
v. t.1.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.
[imp. & p. p. Emended; p. pr. & vb. n. Emending.]

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