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bowdlerizes

verb
present tense third-person singular of bowdlerize

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to remove objectionable parts from
  • a bowdlerized version of "Gulliver's Travels" that purportedly makes it unobjectionable for children

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“Bowdlerizes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bowdlerizes. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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