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English definition of “proofread”

proofread

verb [I or T]     /ˈpruːf.riːd/ (proofread)
to find and correct mistakes in text before it is printed or put online Editing and compilingCorrecting and mendingPublishing proofreading     /-ˌriː.dɪŋ/ noun [U] Most of the errors were corrected at the proofreading stage .Editing and compilingCorrecting and mendingPublishing
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