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: to put in writing : frame
: to select or adapt (as by obscuring or removing sensitive information) for publication or release
: to obscure or remove (text) from a document prior to publication or release
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15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1
Middle English, from Latin redactus, past participle of redigere
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to deposit or conceal in a hiding place
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