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Meaning of EDITOR

Pronunciation:  'editur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  (computer science) a program designed to perform such editorial functions as rearrangement or modification or deletion of data
  2. [n]  a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication

EDITOR is a 6 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: editor program
 See Also: anthologist, application, application program, applications programme, art editor, Bowdler, copy editor, copyreader, linkage editor, managing editor, newspaper editor, redact, redactor, reviser, rewrite man, rewriter, skilled worker, subeditor, text editor, text editor, Thomas Bowdler, trained worker



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ed"i*tor\, n. [L., that which produces, from edere to
publish: cf. F. ['e]diteur.]
One who edits; esp., a person who prepares, superintends,
revises, and corrects a book, magazine, or newspaper, etc.,
for publication.

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