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ed·it·ing

(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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JUDYTH RIGLER, book editor, San Antonio Express-News "Everything I read is for work and for pleasure, so it's hard to separate .
Knoll," and she kept to her territory as book editor, trespassing not at all into the other acreage.
Tough guy Nelson Algren once described a critic as "someone who has turned assessing the failures of better reasonably humane book editor hates to pay a good reviewer less than $200.
today released a powerful new online photo book editor that not only allows people to make fully customizable professional-looking photo books, but also makes this process fast and easy, enabling people to go from having pictures on their camera to having a fully designed book in less than one hour.
Contrary to the increasing digital world, fellow book editor and Inquirer social media head JV Rufino described the selection as more of an 'analog process.
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Before coming to The Washington Post, Asim worked as book editor of the St.
info, Butterworth and Michael will join chairman Julia Eccleshare, children's book editor of The Guardian; education consultant Nikki Gamble and Lesley Agnew from the Children's Bookshop as the adult judges for the prize.
Nilssen - a former minister, theologian, book editor and social worker - said he came out of retirement to work with the Valley's homeless population.
If I worked as a book editor and had the chance to publish the memoirs of NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell, Fin sure I'd jump at the opportunity.
Adero, now senior editor at Simon & Schuster's Atria imprint, is a veteran book editor with a distinguished reputation in an industry where few black professionals have attained both success and longevity.