Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of edit.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of edit.

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Examples

  • It is as follows, with minimal edits from the originals.

    Three Month Giant Gonzo S/Mashup

  • But to get to the end, including all the edits, is more like a darned good marriage: it still has to be nurtured and worked at for the long haul.

    How I Know I’m a Writer at SF Novelists

  • It has taken a bunch of doing (fitting in edits and organization when I had time) but it's actually in pretty decent shape now.

    Archive 2009-03-01

  • Confession: I've been neck deep in edits, but I couldn't help myself - I placed a book order for when I go on holiday.

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • First - the email: I'm neck deep in edits, so if you've emailed, I might take a little longer than usual to reply.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • I just recently turned in edits for the second book in my series for Orbit.

    2010 February «

  • The overwhelming enthusiasm is when I'm nearing the end, or in edits/revisions.

    Ghosts Must Do Again

  • Like nearly Wiki, a history of edits is provided as additional people help collaborate on each forever-changing project.

    Checklist Collaboration with Checkser | Lifehacker Australia

  • So here's a sneak peek (some stuff may change in edits).

    Archive 2007-11-01

  • Ok, the * best* part of doing line edits is finding the smilies and hearts that my editor leaves in the margins, especially when she puts them next to bits that I particularly like.

    an epiphany

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