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verb [transitive] American English pronunciation: edit /ˈedɪt/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyedit
he/she/itedits
present participleediting
past tenseedited
past participleedited

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  1. 2
    to be the editor in charge of a newspaper or magazine

    She edits a prestigious medical journal.

    1. a.
      to produce a book by choosing, arranging, and explaining things that other people have written

      the collection of essays edited by Frank Palmer

      He edited the letters of Matthew Arnold.

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