subedit
transitive verb see subeditor

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • subedit — ► VERB (subedited, subediting) chiefly Brit. ▪ check and correct (newspaper or magazine text) before printing. DERIVATIVES subeditor noun …   English terms dictionary

  • subedit — UK [sʌbˈedɪt] / US verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms subedit : present tense I/you/we/they subedit he/she/it subedits present participle subediting past tense subedited past participle subedited British to read what someone else has… …   English dictionary

  • subedit — verb edit and correct (written or printed material) • Syn: ↑copyread, ↑copyedit • Derivationally related forms: ↑subeditor, ↑copyreader (for: ↑copyread) • …   Useful english dictionary

  • subedit — /sub ed it/, v.t., v.i. Brit. to copyedit. [1860 65; back formation from SUBEDITOR] * * * …   Universalium

  • subedit — verb To perform the work of a subeditor or copy editor. Syn: sub …   Wiktionary

  • subedit — sub|ed|it [ˌsʌbˈedıt] v [T] BrE to examine other people s writing for mistakes and correct them = ↑copyedit …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • subedit — sub ed·it || ‚sÊŒb edɪt v. copyedit, edit a text for printing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • subedit — verb (subedits, subediting, subedited) chiefly Brit. check and correct (newspaper or magazine text) before printing, typically also writing headlines and captions. Derivatives subeditor noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • subedit — verb (T) BrE to examine other people s writing for mistakes and make them correct: copyedit AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • subedit — sub·edit …   English syllables

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