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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    if someone, often a famous person, guest-edits an edition of a magazine, radio show, newspaper, etc, they are in charge of producing a special edition of it

    Andy Murray will star in and guest-edit this week's issue of The Beano comic.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 23/06/2014

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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