emendate

[ ee-muh n-deyt, em-uh n-, ih-men-deyt ]
/ ˈi mənˌdeɪt, ˈɛm ən-, ɪˈmɛn deɪt /

verb (used with object), e·men·dat·ed, e·men·dat·ing.

to emend (a text).

Nearby words

  1. emelia,
  2. emelin,
  3. emelina,
  4. emeline,
  5. emend,
  6. emendation,
  7. emerald,
  8. emerald cut,
  9. emerald green,
  10. emerald isle

Origin of emendate

1875–80; < Latin ēmendātus, past participle of ēmendāre. See emend, -ate1

Related formse·men·da·tor, noun

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