What is another word for blue-pencil?

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To edit, especially to censor, written documents
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“Good and true writing no magazine or newspaper editor will blue-pencil.”
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To remove or alter those parts of a text considered offensive, vulgar, or otherwise unseemly
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To attempt to persuade without being obvious about it, by understating a position so the listener takes the good points as obvious
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To check a written text for errors in spelling and grammar
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To shorten in duration or extent
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The practice or policy of censoring films, letters, or publications
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