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text′ ed`itor

a computer program for writing and modifying documents or program code on-screen, usu. having little or no formatting ability.
text′-ed`it•ing, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.text editor - an editor who prepares text for publicationtext editor - an editor who prepares text for publication
editor, editor in chief - a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication; the person who determines the final content of a text (especially of a newspaper or magazine)
2.text editor - (computer science) an application that can be used to create and view and edit text files
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
editor program, editor - (computer science) a program designed to perform such editorial functions as rearrangement or modification or deletion of data
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