emendate

transitive verb

emen·​date
ˈēˌmenˌdāt,
ˈēmən-,
ˈeˌmen-,
ˈemən-,
ēˈmen-,
ə̇ˈmen-,
usually -āt+V
-ed/-ing/-s
: to correct (as a literary work) usually by textual alterations : emend

Word History

Etymology

Latin emendatus, past participle of emendare

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“Emendate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/emendate. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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