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Present participle for to remove or alter those parts of a text considered offensive, vulgar, or otherwise unseemly
“But at the same time she believed deeply in her own artistic vision and actively resisted editorial attempts to bowdlerize her poems or rein in her formal innovations.”
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Present participle for to erase or cancel out information, e.g. on a document
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Present participle for to remove or alter parts considered offensive or unseemly
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Present participle for to correct and revise (text or a document)
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Present participle for to abridge or shorten
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