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 (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.


vb (tr)
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) to make corrections to (a text)



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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To prepare a new version of:
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Nova et aucta orbis terrae descriptio adusum navigantium emendate accommodata (A new and augmented representation of the world amended for the use of navigation) [map].
Nel registrare, inoltre, che Fineo acceco i figli avuti da Cleopatra 'Oarthon et Crambon', Poliziano traduce le lezioni [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII](L), emendate in [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (Holstenius).
2) Su titulo: Nova et aucta orbis terrae descriptio ad usum navigantium emendate accomodata.