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emend 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/iˈmend/,
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emended, past participle; emends, 3rd person singular present; emending, present participle; emended, past tense;
  1. Make corrections and improvements to (a text)

  2. Alter (something) in such a way as to correct it
    • - the year of his death might need to be emended to 652
    • - he hesitated and quickly emended what he had said

  1. make improvements or corrections to; "the text was emended in the second edition"
  2. Aprepitant (Emend (US, EU)) is an antiemetic chemical compound that belongs to a class of drugs called substance P antagonists (SPA). It mediates its effect by blocking the neurokinin 1 (NK1) receptor.
  3. (Emends) Improve means to make something better. It is also used in the names of: * Bread improver * Improver Corporation: Improver v Remington, a 1990 United Kingdom patent infringement law court case
  4. To correct and revise (a text)
  5. To correct a text, usually my modifying only one Hebrew character with a similar-looking one that could have been mis-copied.