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redact

verb

Synonyms of redact

to make changes to (something written) so as to remove or obscure information
  • Because the victims were minors, their full names were redacted from public court records.
  • The declassified documents were heavily redacted before they were released.

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Antonyms & Near Antonyms for redact

  • stet
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The first known use of redact was in 1829

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“Redact.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/redact. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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