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verb re·dact \ri-ˈdakt\

Definition of redact

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to put in writing :  frame

  3. 2 :  to select or adapt (as by obscuring or removing sensitive information) for publication or release; broadly :  edit

  4. 3 :  to obscure or remove (text) from a document prior to publication or release

Origin and Etymology of redact

Middle English, from Latin redactus, past participle of redigere

First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with redact

abstract, attract, class act, compact, contact, contract, crookbacked, detract, didact, diffract, distract, enact, entr'acte, epact, exact, extract, humpbacked, hunchbacked, impact, infract, intact, mossbacked, playact, protract, react, refract, retract, sex act, subtract, swaybacked, transact, unbacked

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articulated in the throat

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