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(ed'i-ting)
Process in which a medical transcriptionist makes minor changes in a dictated report such as grammatical errors, inconsistencies, redundancies, or inappropriate remarks without altering the dictator's style.
See also: verbatim transcription

editing

a system that has evolved to correct errors occurring during DNA REPLICATION. The DNA POLYMERASE enzymes involved in DNA replication possess an EXONUCLEASE activity, which serves a ‘proofreading’ and ‘editing’ function. Mistakes, in terms of MISMATCH OF BASES, due to the wrong BASE being inserted during replication, are searched for and excised.
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This is the only meeting for editors that focuses on professional improvement," says Willie Vogt, executive editor for Farm Progress Companies.
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Lorraine Branham, the former Tallahassee Democrat executive editor who was asked to step down last year, lands in Pittsburgh, as assistant to the publisher of the Post-Gazette.

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