Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To clear from spots or stains, or from any imperfection.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To clear from spots or stains, or from any imperfection.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To free from spots or blemishes; remove errors from; correct.

Etymologies

Latin emaculatus, past participle of emaculare to clear from spots. See maculate. (Wiktionary)

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