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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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Cairo: An Egyptian newspaper editor is under investigation for allegedly insulting President Mohamed Mursi, a prosecution source said, a day after a similar probe was launched against a comedian.
He won more than 40 major journalism awards, and was named "MasterReporter" by the New England Society of Newspaper Editors.
The judge of the Bishkek inter-district court sustained a claim of Janat hotel against Uchur newspaper on April 22, newspaper editor Aslanbek Sartbaev said.
Summary: Sudanese authorities on Monday executed nine men found guilty in the 2006 murder of a prominent Sudanese newspaper editor, journalist and owner of the Arabic-language newspaper al-Wifaq; Mohamed Taha
Over the course of fifteen years, their connection to the beyond through seance messages and "automatic writing" guided their actions in the recovery of an inheritance and the adoption of an orphan girl who grew up to be an active suffragist and newspaper editor.
Help get EarthTalk into your community by asking your local newspaper editor to visit our informational page at: www.
One Arab-language newspaper editor "told us he is preparing an extensive survey of ethnic cleansing, which he said is taking place in almost every Iraqi province, as political parties and their militias are seemingly engaged in tit-for-tat reprisals all over Iraq.
From the Montgomery Street killing of a newspaper editor in 1956 to the trial of Dan White, former city supervisor who killed the mayor in more recent times, Murder By The Bay is a lively expose.
d was initiated by a Prince Edward County newspaper editor.
In February, I e-mailed the newspaper editor to thank him for publishing my letter.
As a daily newspaper editor and an Anglo-Lutheran Franciscan, I am thoroughly familiar with the argument that religion has long been relegated to the back pages, except when there has been a sexual issue.
Rhonda Swan is a newspaper editor in Delaware and a mother of three.

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