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edit·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. editing, redaction(noun)

    putting something (as a literary work or a legislative bill) into acceptable form

Wiktionary

  1. editing(Noun)

    an act or instance of something being edited

Webster Dictionary

  1. Editing

    of Edit

Freebase

  1. Editing

    Editing is the process of selecting and preparing written, visual, audible, and film media used to convey information. The editing process can involve correction, condensation, organization, and other modifications performed with an intention of producing a correct, consistent, accurate, and complete work. The editing process often begins with the author's idea for the work itself, continuing as a collaboration between the author and the editor as the work is created. As such, editing can involve creative skills, human relations, and a precise set of methods.

Editors Contribution

  1. editing

    Verb form of the word edit.

    The editing of the dictionary was completed easily and efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 8, 2020  

Anagrams for editing »

  1. ignited

  2. dieting

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of editing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of editing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of editing in a Sentence

  1. Alka Menon:

    With the rise of social media, who can be an influencer or celebrity is expanded, so there's a potential proliferation of beauty ideals with social media, but given that we don't always know what's behind Instagram editing algorithms, relying on social media filters for surgical inspiration can run into the limits of what is possible or desirable to do with the human body and reinforce damaging stereotypes about what is beautiful.

  2. Andrew Hewitt:

    There is a sense that Microsoft is trying to compete with Apple on the creative front, with new capabilities for picture and movie editing, but the other features are much more aligned with Microsoft's mission to empower employees to be productive.

  3. Ryan Reynolds:

    There is a lot of Deadpool in me. I have a much better editing system in my mind then Deadpool does.

  4. Yalda Jamshidi:

    Unsurprisingly, the experiments have been met with heavy criticism, particularly as the procedures used have not been tested for safety in humans, and were not carried out for any real medical need, the report will hopefully set an example with appropriate legal and punitive actions to reassure the public and scientific community that gene editing, like all potentially new medical interventions, will only be allowed where they address a true medical need, and with appropriate ethical and regulatory oversight.

  5. Paul Nurse:

    Human gene editing offers great promise for improving human health and well-being but it also raises significant ethical and societal issues, it is vital that we have a well-informed international debate about the potential benefits and risks, and this summit can hopefully set the tone for that discussion.

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