WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
cop•y•ed•it  (kopē ed′it),USA pronunciation v.t. 
  1. to edit (a manuscript, document, text, etc.) for publication, esp. for punctuation, spelling, grammatical structure, style, etc.
  2. to copyread.
Also,  copy-ed′it. 
  • back formation from copy editor 1950–55

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