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e·men·date

 (ē′mĕn-dāt′, ĭ-mĕn′-)
tr.v. e·men·dat·ed, e·men·dat·ing, e·men·dates
To make textual corrections in.

[Latin ēmendāre, ēmendāt-, to emend; see emend.]

e′men·da′tor (-dā′tər) n.
e·men′da·to′ry (ĭ-mĕn′də-tôr′ē) adj.
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emendate

(ˈiːmɛndeɪt)
vb (tr)
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) to make corrections to (a text)
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e•mend

(ɪˈmɛnd)

v.t.
1. to edit or change (a text).
2. to revise or correct.
[1375–1425; late Middle English (< Middle French emender) < Latin ēmendāre to correct]
e•mend′a•ble, adj.
e•mend′er, n.
syn: See amend.
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emendate

verb
To prepare a new version of:
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Gli interpreti sono tuttora incerti nello stabilire se 'l'altra figlia di Atilio' sia il tradito hirneam (ducit/...superbus ecce Noctuinus hirneam) o se occorra emendare in herniam.
Piu problematica, invece, ci pare la scelta di non emendare i casi di lapsus calami quali "lo stessa Antibrandana" per "la stessa Antibrandana", "ferme" per "ferme" ecc.
Political actors generally deploy formal amendment rules to "amend" a constitution--from the Latin verb "emendare"--in order to "free [it] from fault" or to "put [it] right." (3) Yet formal amendment rules do more than entrench a procedure for perfecting apparent imperfections in the written constitution: they may also serve the underappreciated function of expressing constitutional values.
(1) The Latin for such terms, used often in church documents: corrigere, emendare, meliorare, recreare, regenerare, renovare, reparare, restituere, revocare.
(76.) The two canons in question are canon 53 on singular decrees (posterius tempore obrogat priori) and canon 1739 on recourses against administrative decrees (emendare, subrogare, ei obrogare).