redaction

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re·dac·tion

 (rĭ-dăk′shən)
n.
1. The act or process of preparing a document for publication, especially by deleting private or sensitive information.
2. An edited work; a new edition or revision.

redaction.

1. the preparation of a work for publication, as by editing or revising.
2. a work so treated, an edited version. — redactor, n.redactorial, adj.
See also: Books
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.redaction - putting something (as a literary work or a legislative bill) into acceptable formredaction - putting something (as a literary work or a legislative bill) into acceptable form
piece of writing, written material, writing - the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect); "the writing in her novels is excellent"; "that editorial was a fine piece of writing"
literature - creative writing of recognized artistic value
copy editing - putting something into a form suitable for a printer
excision, deletion, cut - the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage; "an editor's deletions frequently upset young authors"; "both parties agreed on the excision of the proposed clause"
correction - something substituted for an error
revising, rewriting - editing that involves writing something again
2.redaction - the act of putting something in writing
authorship, penning, writing, composition - the act of creating written works; "writing was a form of therapy for him"; "it was a matter of disputed authorship"
Translations

redaction

[rɪˈdækʃən] Nredacción f
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The study, entitled, "Redacting with Confidence: How to Safely Publish Sanitized Reports Converted from Word to PDF," essentially summarizes the actions the NSA says agencies need to undertake to ensure that confidential information contained in Word or PDF files is not accidentally disclosed.