how to pronounce redact


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redact is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of redact in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… but they want to redact the face of the …”

meanings of redact


  1. To reduce something physical to a certain form, especially by destruction.
  2. To insert or assimilate into a written system or scheme.
  3. To black out legally protected sections of text in a document provided to opposing counsel, typically as part of the discovery process.
  4. To bring together in one unit; to combine or bring together into one.
  5. To censor, to black out or remove parts of a document while releasing the remainder.
  6. To reduce to a particular condition or state, especially one that is undesirable.
  7. To gather or organize works or ideas into a unified whole; to collect, order, or write in a written document or to put into a particular written form.
  8. To draw up or frame a decree, statement, etc.
  9. To bring an area of study within the comprehension capacity of a person.
  10. To reduce to form, as literary matter; to digest and put in shape (matter for publication); to edit.

redact frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word redact occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics redact can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that redact can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

3) people, society, and culture;

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