emendatory

[ ee-muh n-dey-shuh n, em-uh n- ]SEE DEFINITION OF emendatory

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How far it is legitimate, emendatory critics may determine; but by transposing the B and L, the word becomes Sa-lab-ingii.

It is, however, sufficient to convey a favourable notion of the acuteness of the writer of the emendatory notes, and nothing more.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., of ways of life; 17c., of texts; from Latin emendationem (nominative emendatio), noun of action from past participle stem of emendare (see emend).

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