editor

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin ēditor, from Late Latin ēditor[1], from ēditus, perfect passive participle of ēdō (to give out, put forth, publish).

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Noun[edit]

editor (plural editors)

  1. A person who edits or makes changes to documents.
  2. A copy editor.
  3. A person who edited a specific document.
    • John Johnson wrote this term paper and the editor was Joan Johnson.
  4. A person at a newspaper or similar institution who edits stories and decides which ones to publish.
    • John is the city editor at the Daily Times.
  5. A machine used for editing (cutting and splicing) movie film
  6. (computer software) A program for creating and making changes to files, especially text files.
    • The TPU EVE editor is an excellent, extensible, programmable editor.
  7. (television, cinematography) Someone who manipulates video footage and assembles it into the correct order etc for broadcast; a picture editor.

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  1. ^ http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/editor

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

editor m

  1. editor (computer program)

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English editor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

editor m (plural editors, diminutive editortje n)

  1. editor (computer program to edit text documents)

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Form of the verb edō (I eat).

Verb[edit]

editor

  1. second-person singular future passive imperative of edō
  2. third-person singular future passive imperative of edō

Etymology 2[edit]

Form of the verb ēdō (I dispatch).

Verb[edit]

ēditor

  1. second-person singular future passive imperative of ēdō
  2. third-person singular future passive imperative of ēdō

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

editor m (plural editores, feminine editora, feminine plural editoras)

  1. editor (person who edits)
  2. publisher (one who publishes, especially books)
  3. (computer software) editor (program for modifying text files)

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

editor m (plural editores, feminine editora)

  1. editor

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