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1785, in the meaning defined at sense 1
French rédaction, from Late Latin redaction-, redactio act of reducing, compressing, from Latin redigere to bring back, reduce, from re-, red- re- + agere to lead — more at agent
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The act of obscure or removing text from a document prior to publication or release
23 Feb 2021
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“Redaction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/redaction. Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.
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