Origin of emendation
Related formse·men·da·to·ry [ih-men-duh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ɪˈmɛn dəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/, adjectivenon·e·men·da·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for emendation
Markland's emendation has been unanimously adopted by the later editors.
This passage may, in my opinion, be very easily understood, without any emendation.Notes to Shakespeare, Volume III: The Tragedies|Samuel Johnson
Reiske's emendation, ‛οσια for ‛οια, seems deserving of admission.
The text is based on an emendation of Graetz, following the Syriac.Expositor's Bible: The Book of Jeremiah|William Henry Bennett
Hanmer's emendation of moss'd for 'moist' has been generally and justly received.