Definitions

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  • v. To perform the work of a subeditor or copy editor.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To edit under the supervision of another.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. edit and correct (written or printed material)

Etymologies

sub- +‎ edit (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Richard Gibson (who played Herr Flick in series 1-8, but not 9 when he was replaced by David Janson, apparently) used to subedit the shoddy magazine I worked on.

    April 28th, 2007

  • DVD subedit for a while, but this is the first time i have problems.

    VideoHelp.com Forum

  • The UK's Financial Times reporters will have to subedit parts of their own stories, including writing draft headlines as the paper launches the next phase of its digital integration.

    Crikey » Canberra Calling

  • guardian. co.uk, Friday 20 March 2009 07.08 GMT reporters will have to subedit parts of their own stories, including writing draft headlines as the paper launches the next phase of its digital integration.

    Media news, UK and world media comment and analysis | guardian.co.uk

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