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blue-pencil (ˈbluːˌpɛnsəl) 

Definitions

Word forms:   British 3rd person singular present tense blue-pencils,  present participle blue-pencilling,  past tense,  past participle blue-pencilled
Word forms:   US 3rd person singular present tense blue-pencils,  present participle blue-penciling,  past tense,  past participle blue-penciled

transitive verb

  1. (publishing) to alter or delete parts of (a book, film, etc), esp to censor

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