Thesaurus / emend

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Partly with the help of Toup, we may emend this corrupt passage as follows: , , .
Some of these are trivial slips that a scribe copying B might emend on his own initiative, or perhaps by a lucky mistake.
A SIXTH-CENTURY FRAGMENT OF THE LETTERS OF PLINY THE YOUNGERELIAS AVERY LOWE AND EDWARD KENNARD RAND
Emend′als, funds set apart for repairs in the accounts of the Inner Temple.
To emend the Vulgate by the Hebrew and Greek is exactly what the heretics seek to do.
That the last line is nonsense was clear to every one; but no critic ever could emend it.
Second, all critics have agreed to condemn the digression in which Theobald advertised his ability to emend Greek texts.
The alteration is very slight, affecting only one letter, and may be due to error in transcription or to mere desire to emend.
Some critical scholar of eminence should be called upon to emend or explain this mysterious passage.
EOTHENA. W. KINGLAKE

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